Chest x-ray abnormalities
This tutorial has systematically taken you through the important structures of the chest. You should always check these structures carefully when looking at a chest x-ray.
There are more examples of chest x-ray abnormalities available in the galleries section.
Tutorial key points
- Knowledge of anatomy will help you diagnose disease
- A systematic approach to viewing chest x-rays is essential
- Some anatomical structures are only visible when abnormal
- The structures discussed in this tutorial should be checked on every chest x-ray you interpret