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Figure 3: Left diaphragmatic tear. (a) Chest radiographs for a polytrauma patient not providing much details about the injury, whereas multidetector CT axial image (b) easily depicted it and showed herniation of the stomach into the left hemithorax and posterior mediastinum, which was confirmed on the volume-rendered image (c). CT, computed tomography

Figure 3: Left diaphragmatic tear. (a) Chest radiographs for a polytrauma patient not providing much details about the injury, whereas multidetector CT axial image (b) easily depicted it and showed herniation of the stomach into the left hemithorax and posterior mediastinum, which was confirmed on the volume-rendered image (c). CT, computed tomography