Cardiac A-lines in fast scan as a sign of pneumopericardium

Abstract Background Traumatic pneumopericardium is rare and usually results from blunt injury. Diagnosis through clinical and chest X-ray is often difficult. Ultrasound findings of A-line artifacts in the cardiac window may suggest pneumopericardium. Case presentation A young man involved in a car a...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Julina Md Noor, Elisa A. Eddie
Format: Article
Published: SpringerOpen 2019-04-01
Series:The Ultrasound Journal
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