What are limitations of ultrasonography for thoracic non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) imaging?

Updated: Mar 05, 2019
  • Author: Ali Nawaz Khan, MBBS, FRCS, FRCP, FRCR; Chief Editor: Eugene C Lin, MD  more...
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US is operator dependent, and access to the anterior mediastinum may be difficult because of the thoracic bony cage and lungs. US cannot be used to evaluate the lungs.


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