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*post pull* chest x-ray - SM
Mon Sep 25, 2006 09:32

Upon arrival the patientís Pleur-evac was noted for positive air leak. This resolved over the course of 24 hours. A water-seal chest x-ray was done which showed no pneumothorax and the patientís chest tube was removed on Monday the 25th. Several hours later a subsequent *post pull* chest x-ray showed no pneumothorax. (or s/l post pool)

I would guess to say post pull, after pulling the chest tube (nm
Mon Sep 25, 2006 09:35

ok - that is what I was thinking, too - thanks (nm)
Mon Sep 25, 2006 09:36

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