36 years old male involved in shooting

Case provided by Jorge History 36 years old male involved in shooting and presenting with abdominal gunshot wound. Imaging findings CT image A shows little gas and hemorrhage in the subcutaneous tissue at bullet entry site (left anterior abdominal wall) and bullet exit site (left posterior abdominal wall). There is a small amount of extraluminal…

59 years old male in intensive care unit with sudden subcutaneous crepitation

Case provided by Viktoria History A 59 years old male with severe pneumonia, ARDS, and prolonged mechanical ventilation. Imaging findings The thoracic plain film radiograph (image A) shows striated subcutaneous hyperlucencies along the lateral chest wall and the cardiac outline compatible with subcutaneous emphysema and pneumomediastinum. The abdominal and thoracic CT scan (images B, C and…

44 years old woman with dizziness and seizure

Case provided by Christian History 44 years old woman with new onset generalized tonic-clonic seizure. Episodes of dizziness in the past few weeks. Imaging The CT scan shows signs of an acute obstructive hydrocephalus with a swollen cortex and no visible outer CSF (image A). There is an impression of a reduced grey-white matter differentiation.…

49 years old male with hypoxemia

Case provided by Simone History 49 years old male with stress dyspnea and known liver¬†cirrhosis. Blood gas analysis: pO2 62 mmHg. ¬†Imaging findings Abdominal computed tomography shows evidence of liver cirrhosis with status post transjugular intrahepatic stent shunt (A). The chest scans shows dilated pulmonary vessels abnormally extending to the subpleural space and being accentuated…