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Abnormal Mediastinum



Abnormalities localized to the mediastinum include mass, enlargement, fluid, or air. For a brief description and graphic of the normal mediastinum CXR, see the mediastinal anatomy in chapter 3.


Germ Cell Tumor Aortic Aneurism Mediastinal Mass Anterior Mediastinal Mass Middle Mediastinum 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Philadelphia College of Osteopathic MedicinePhiladelphiaUSA

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