Brace yourself

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Elderly gentleman well dressed for the hospital. Chest pain.

Patient Data

Age: 85 years
Gender: Male

Lungs clear.

Bilateral symmetrical metallic densities projected over the shoulder girdles consistent with the adjustment clasp of a pair of braces.

Case Discussion

Rarely seen these days, a gentleman in braces. These are not medically related artifact.

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Case information

rID: 82574
Published: 3rd Oct 2020
Last edited: 3rd Oct 2020
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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