TITLE

Images in pediatrics: The thymic sail sign and thymic wave sign

AUTHOR(S)
Alves, Nuno; Sousa, Marta
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
European Journal of Pediatrics;Jan2013, Vol. 172 Issue 1, p133
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The authors present a radiographic image portraying the 'thymic sail sign' and the 'thymic wave sign,' both normal findings in infant radiographs and present a short description of these signs. These are distinguished from pathologic findings such as the 'spinnaker-sail sign' in pneumomediastinum.
ACCESSION #
84739760

 

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