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Chest, Mnemonics

Cardiophrenic Angle Mass Mnemonic – FAT PAD

This mnemonic has been commonly used to recall the differential diagnosis of a cardiophrenic angle mass: Fat PAD

F – Fat

P – Pericardial Cyst
A – Adenopathy (lymph nodes), Aneurysm
D – Diaphragmatic hernia

See a Bochdalek Hernia here.

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I am a radiology physician from California, USA.



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