Inversion of the right diaphragm: A thoracoabdominal CT pitfall

Yancu Hertzanu, Albert Solomon

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A patient with a massive pleural effusion which resulted in inversion of the right diaphragm is presented. Computed tomography of the abdominothoracic region without sagittal reconstruction may yield an image that could be mistaken for a pseudohepatic mass.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)200-202
Number of pages3
JournalGastrointestinal Radiology
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1986
Externally publishedYes


  • Computed tomography, abdominothoracic
  • Inferior vena cava
  • Pleural effusion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Gastroenterology


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