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Video 18-1: This video shows the typical anatomic boundaries that surround a hypoechoic pleural effusion.

From: Critical Care Ultrasonography, Second Edition

The 3.5 MHz transducer is in longitudinal orientation and placed perpendicular to the chest wall to scan through the 8th intercostal space in the right mid-axillary line.

11 secs
Author(s) Lewis Eisen, Peter Doelken, Sahar Ahmad
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