S sign of Golden

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[edit] Discussion

  • Right upper lobe atelectasis created by a central mass
  • Should raise the suspicion of a central neoplasm

[edit] Imaging Findings

[edit] Plain films

  • On a PA or AP chest radiograph, the proximal or medial portion of the minor fissure is convex inferiorly, and the distal or lateral portion of the fissure is concave inferiorly

[edit] Images

Patient #1: Chest radiographs demonstrate the S sign of Golden

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