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Video 24-3: This image shows a lung mass adjacent to the chest wall that is suitable for ultrasound guided aspiration or biopsy.

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 posterior axillary line.

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