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Table 2 Cardiac and lung ultrasound findings (n = 99)

From: Impact of ultrasound on management for dyspnea presentations in a Rwandan emergency department

Cardiac exam Normal 38 (38.4%)
Any abnormality 61 (61.6%)
 Decreased LV function 28 (28.3%)
 Hyperdynamic LV 33 (33.3%)
 RV strain 8 (8.1%)
 Pericardial effusion
  Present 25 (25.3%)
  Simple/complex 18 (18.2%)/7(7.1%)
  Small/large 21 (21.2%)/4 (4.0%)
  Tamponde 5 (5.1%)
Right lung exam Normal 19 (19.2%)
Any abnormality 80 (80.8%)
 Pleural effusion 47 (47.5%)
  Simple 30 (30.3%)
  Complex 17 (17.2%)
  Small 21 (21.2%)
  Large 26 (26.3%)
 B-lines 60 (60.6%)
  Focal 35 (35.4%)
  Diffuse 25 (25.3%)
  Consolidation 41 (41.4%)
  Air bronchograms 17 (17.2%)
  Non-sliding pleura 1 (1.0%)
Left lung exam Normal 29 (29.3%)
Any abnormality 70 (70.7%)
 Pleural effusion 39 (39.4%)
  Simple 24 (24.2%)
  Complex 15 (15.2%)
  Small 21 (21.2%)
  Large 18 (18.2%)
 B-lines 59 (59.6%)
  Focal 33 (33.3%)
  Diffuse 26 (26.3%)
  Consolidation 35 (35.4%)
  Air bronchograms 16 (16.2%)
  Non-sliding pleura 0 (0.0%)