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Table 4 Suspected reasons for inadequate quality images

From: Empowering the willing: the feasibility of tele-mentored self-performed pleural ultrasound assessment for the surveillance of lung health

Anatomic Location Reason for Image Inadequacy
Left lower anterior chest Previous median sternotomy with pericardiotomy and cardiac surgery
Right lower back Technical issue where patient video image obscured the ultrasound image on the recorded video
Right middle back Technical issue where patient video image obscured the ultrasound image on the recorded video