Spine radiograph unknown 1
Publication Date: 2009-09-11
- Can you identify what abnormality this patient has?Hiatal hernia
Incorrect. The stomach bubble is visible below the diaphragm, no stomach is visble above the diaphragm. Try again.Rib fracture
Incorrect. All of the patient's ribs are intact without fracture. Try again.Tracheal deviation
Incorrect. The patient's trachea is in the midline. Try again.Scoliosis
Correct! This patient has a large degree of lateral curvature to the spine. This condition is known as scoliosis.