Palla's Sign and Hampton's Hump in Pulmonary Embolism

Taylor, Brice T.; Pezzo, Stephanie P.; Rumbak, Mark
November 2010
Respiration;2010, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p568
Academic Journal
The article reports on the case of a 37 year old female patient with lupus anticoagulant who developed severe hypoxia during dilation and curettage for spontaneous abortion. A discussion of a diagnosis of Palla's sign and Hampton's Hump which were given to the patient after she received a chest radiograph is presented.


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