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CT of rib lesions.

  • Author(s): Levine, Benjamin D
  • Motamedi, Kambiz
  • Chow, Kira
  • Gold, Richard H
  • Seeger, Leanne L
  • et al.


This article discusses how ribs are involved in a variety of traumatic, metabolic, inflammatory, neoplastic, and congenital disorders.


We review the normal anatomy pertinent to rib imaging and illustrate the key features of a variety of rib lesions, emphasizing the diagnostic value of CT.

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