This patient arrives with hypoxia despite supplemental oxygen and this radiograph. Why do you think the film is abnormal and what is the diagnosis?
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Shattered IVC filter, wire, or vascular stent embolized to the lung.
Rich Duff and Laurie Lerner had nothing to do with this answer
This patient had HHT (Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangectasias) and had multiple coils placed. Despite this, she continued with severe hypoxia requiring 6 liters NP with a chronic saturation of 70’s. she underwnt double lung transplant in May, 2008
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