Items tagged “pulmonary embolism”

10 results found
Case

Pulmonary embolism with lung infarction

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Jens Christian Fischer
Published 17 Jan 2011
80% complete
X-rayCT
Article

Hampton hump

Hampton hump refers to a dome-shaped, pleural-based opacification in the lung most commonly due to pulmonary embolism and lung infarction (it can also result from other causes of pulmonary infarction (e.g. vascular occlusion due to angioinvasive aspergillosis). While a pulmonary embolism is expe...
Case

Pulmonary emboli

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Stefan Ludwig
Published 28 May 2011
62% complete
CT
Case

Hampton humps: on MRI

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 30 Jul 2012
77% complete
MRI
Case

Pulmonary embolism with right atrial thrombus

 Diagnosis certain
Royal Melbourne Hospital Respiratory
Published 18 Feb 2013
92% complete
X-rayCT
Case

Pulmonary embolism

 Diagnosis certain
Dr David Cuete
Published 15 Dec 2013
89% complete
CT
Case

Pulmonary embolism

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Goran Mitrovic
Published 09 Jun 2015
95% complete
CT
Article

Knuckle sign (pulmonary embolism)

Knuckle sign refers to the abrupt tapering or cutoff of a pulmonary artery secondary to embolus. It is better visualised on CT pulmonary angiography scan than chest x-ray. This is an important ancillary finding in pulmonary embolism (PE), and often associated with the Fleischner sign of dilated ...
Case

Saddle pulmonary embolism

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mostafa Mahmoud El Feky
Published 11 May 2017
92% complete
CT
Article

Wells criteria for pulmonary embolism

The Wells criteria for pulmonary embolism is a risk stratification score and clinical decision rule to estimate the probability for acute pulmonary embolism (PE) in patients in which history and examination suggests acute PE is a diagnostic possibility. It provides a pre-test probability which, ...

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