Funtabulously Frivolous Friday Five 203 - Just when you thought your brain could unwind on a Friday, some medical trivia FFFF.
Aspiration pneumonitis, or Mendelson syndrome, is chemically induce inflammation of the lungs as a result of aspiration of gastric contents
Aspiration Pneumonia = aspiration of oropharyngeal contents which includes colonizing flora and leads to infection.
An 84 year old lady is referred in by her GP with cough low grade fever. Describe and interpret this Chest X-ray. LITFL Top 150 CXR
A 22 year old known IV drug user is found collapsed and admitted hypotensive with altered consciousness.