Exam: XR Chest 1 View Portable
CLINICAL INDICATION: Chest pain.
LINES AND TUBES: NONE
LUNGS: Bilateral upper lobe hazy opacities. The lower lungs are clear.
No pulmonary edema.
PLEURA: No evidence of pleural effusion or space occupying
HEART AND MEDIASTINUM: The cardiac contour and mediastinum appear
BONES AND SOFT TISSUES: Within normal limits.
Nonspecific bilateral lobe hazy opacities. In the setting of trauma, these findings may represent pulmonary contusions. If there is evidence of infectious process, pneumonia is a consideration.
Jamlik-Omari Johnson, MD, FASER
Interim Chair, Department of Radiology
University of Southern California