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Annotated image demonstrating the Hoffman-Rigler sign. Left ventricular enlargement is suggested on lateral chest radiograph if the distance (D) between the LV border border and the posterior border of IVC is more than 1.8 cm at a level 2 cm above the intersection of diaphragm and IVC.What is a Hoffmann sign?
Hoffmann sign: clinical correlation of neurological imaging findings in the cervical spine and brain Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015 Apr 1;40(7):475-9.doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000794.Why choose price Hoffman Stone radiology?
Every images tells a story. We tell them with compassion. Price Hoffman Stone Radiology has proudly served St. Petersburg with expert imaging services and compassionate care since we first opened our doors and our hearts to our community.Can Hoffmann sign predict Cervical spinal cord compression and brain pathology?
Conclusion: Hoffmann sign has too low a positive predictive value to be relied upon as a stand-alone physical examination finding and is not a reliable screening tool for solely predicting the presence of cervical spinal cord compression or brain pathology. Level of evidence: 2. Publication types