PE protocol chest CT sample dictation

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[edit] Sample Dictation

Clinical statement: []


Technique: A CT of the chest was performed following the administration of intravenous contrast. Thin axial reconstructed images were performed through the pulmonary vasculature as per the routine pulmonary embolus protocol.


Comparison: []


Findings: No evidence of a pulmonary embolus or deep venous thrombosis is seen.


No thoracic lymphadenopathy is identified. No pleural or pericardial effusion is identified. The heart is normal in size.


The trachea and central airways appear patent. The lungs are clear.


Impression: No evidence of central pulmonary embolus or deep venous thrombosis.

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