Pleural effusion, X-ray

Pleural effusion, X-ray

M240/0371 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 29.7MB

Downloadable file size: 4.3MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Pleural effusion. Coloured X-ray angiogram of lung blood vessels (branching, light-coloured) and a pleural efflusion. The pleural efflusion is seen as a thin vertical line at lower left, bisecting the loop that is the catheter injecting a contrast medium into the lung blood vessels. The line marks the abnormal presence of fluid in the chest lung compartment (pleural cavity). Excessive build-up of fluid will cause compression of the lung and breathing difficulties. The condition may occur in pneumonia, heart failure and cancer. The fluid may need to be surgically drained. The surrounding ribs (green/blue) and spine (left) are seen.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: angiogram, angiograph, angiography, backbone, blood vessels, bone, bones, cage, catheter, cavity, chest, circulation, circulatory, coloured, condition, contrast medium, diagnosis, diagnostic, disorder, dye, equipment, fluid, healthcare, instrument, liquid, lung, medical, medicine, patient, pleural effusion, radio-opaque, radiograph, radiography, respiration, respiratory, rib, ribcage, ribs, spine, vascular system, vessel, x-ray, xray

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.