Usefulness of lateral radiographs for detecting tuberculous lymphadenopathy in children – confirmation using sagittal CT reconstruction with multiplanar cross-referencing

Background. Diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) in children remains difficult. Lateral chest radiographs are frequently used to facilitate diagnosis, but interpretation is variable. In this study, lateral chest radiographs (CXRs) are evaluated against sagittal CT reconstructions for the detect...

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Main Authors: Savvas Andronikou, Dirk Johannes van der Merwe, Pierre Goussard, Robert P Gie, Nicolette Tomazos
Format: Article
Published: AOSIS 2012-09-01
Series:South African Journal of Radiology
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