differences in the anatomy of the ribs, sternum, scapula and sternoclavicular joints have been discussed. The rich vascular network which is only fragmentarily accessible for ultrasound assessment has been briefly discussed. A comprehensive evaluation of the chest wall should include the axillary, supraclavicular, apical and parasternal lymph nodes. Their examination requires the use of elastography and contrast-enhanced ultrasound.
Journal of Ultrasonography , ISSUE 70, 197–205
Journal of Ultrasonography , ISSUE 71, 275–280
Journal of Ultrasonography , ISSUE 77, 120–124