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EMPYEMA AND PNEUMATOCELE
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Pediatric Surgery @ Brown

Brown Program in Fetal Medicine

Empyema (thoracoscopic view)

Empyema (thoracoscopic view)

Empyema and lung trapping (thoracoscopic view)

 Right empyema in 4-year-old

Tube thoracostomy for empyema (right chest), showing underlying parenchymal disease

Right-sided pneumatoceles complicating pneumonia and empyema in the above child

Lateral CXR on same day

Chest CT scan on same day

Right pneumatoceles - day 8

Right pneumatoceles - 6 weeks later (complete resolution)