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Video 24-2: This image shows a large pleural effusion, atelectatic lung, and a drainage catheter situated in the fluid.

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 6th intercostal space in the right mid-axillary line.

11 secs
Author(s) Peter Doelken, Paul H. Mayo
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