ICU Chest Films > Fluid in the Chest > Quiz

Fluid in the Chest Quiz

1. Click on the effusion in the chest x-ray below.

2. ARDS is usually characterized by a normal PCWP.

3. The lucencies shown below are caused by fluid in the aleveoli.


4. Signs of pulmonary edema include which of the following?
Kerly A lines
Haziness of hilum
Wedge shaped density
Air bronchograms

5. Which of the following properly labels the chest films, from left to right?

Pericardial Effusion, Alveolar Pulmonary Edema, ARDS
Alveolar Pulmonary Edema,ARDS, Pericardial Effusion
Pericardial Effusion, ARDS, Alveolar Pulmonary Edema
ARDS, Alveolar Pulmonary Edema, Pericardial Effusion

Your score is out of 5.

Do you want to see the answers?

© Copyright Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia 2013