What is the role of chest radiography in the workup of status epilepticus (SE)?

Updated: Feb 13, 2018
  • Author: Julie L Roth, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen A Berman, MD, PhD, MBA  more...
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Chest radiography may be used to assess for aspiration or endotracheal tube positioning.

If clinically indicated, other plain radiographs may be useful to assess fractures or dislocations.


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