His right lung
and kidney were missing, and his heart was on the wrong side.
Scimitar syndrome is a triad of: (1) anomalous vein appearing as curvilinear vascular density along the right heart border (2) hypoplastic right lung
or a part of it and (3) heart in dextroposition.
If you have pain on the right side of your chest you may first think about what 'lives' on the right side of your chest cavity or 'thorax.' This area is home to a portion of the right side of the heart, the right lung
(three lobes), large blood vessels such as the ascending aorta and pulmonary blood vessels, the esophagus, and other structures such as lymph nodes, and nerves.
At 26, no woman would ever think she would be fighting against cancer that has spread from the cervix to the right lung
, aggressively stalling the dreams of becoming a nurse.NIGHTMARE THAT CAME TOO EARLYFor Ms Gichumbi, it is a nightmare that came too early in life, and that she hopes will end soon.
A pulmonary physical examination revealed rales at the right lung
. Chest radiograph indicated heterogeneous and homogeneous density in the all zones of the right lung
Fellows He said it travelled into the chest and heart sac, which was full of blood, caused "extensive damage", then into the right lung
, also flooded with blood.
The fatal wound was a shot to the chest that pierced his heart and right lung
, the court was told.
But the 54-year-old was shocked when further examinations revealed she had an aggressive tumour in her right lung
Abu Saqer was diagnosed with cancer in the his right lung
since December of last year and has been trying since then to reach a hospital in East Jerusalem for treatment without success.
An x-ray showed that the magnet was sitting in her right lung
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Conner Collins spent 12-and-a-half hours in surgery earlier this week having two thirds of his right lung
removed after falling ill last year.
Lung X-ray revealed a radiopacity occupying the right hemithorax, and thoracic computed tomography (CT) revealed consolidation occupying the whole right lung
and pleural fluid.