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Gravitational Changes (Dependent Atelectasis)
Santiago Martínez-Jiménez, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Physiology

      • Clinical Implications

        • Imaging

          • Top Differential Diagnoses

            Selected References

            1. Copley SJ et al: Lung morphology in the elderly: comparative CT study of subjects over 75 years old versus those under 55 years old. Radiology. 251(2):566-73, 2009
            2. Hansell DM et al: Fleischner Society: glossary of terms for thoracic imaging. Radiology. 246(3):697-722, 2008
            3. Goo JM et al: Posterior subpleural nodules in patients with underlying malignancies: value of prone computed tomography. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 27(2):274-8, 2003
            4. Primack SL et al: High-resolution CT of the lung: pitfalls in the diagnosis of infiltrative lung disease. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 167(2):413-8, 1996
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            KEY FACTS

            • Terminology

              • Physiology

                • Clinical Implications

                  • Imaging

                    • Top Differential Diagnoses

                      Selected References

                      1. Copley SJ et al: Lung morphology in the elderly: comparative CT study of subjects over 75 years old versus those under 55 years old. Radiology. 251(2):566-73, 2009
                      2. Hansell DM et al: Fleischner Society: glossary of terms for thoracic imaging. Radiology. 246(3):697-722, 2008
                      3. Goo JM et al: Posterior subpleural nodules in patients with underlying malignancies: value of prone computed tomography. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 27(2):274-8, 2003
                      4. Primack SL et al: High-resolution CT of the lung: pitfalls in the diagnosis of infiltrative lung disease. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 167(2):413-8, 1996