Movies imaging of the diaphragm


Video shows a sharp descent of the diaphragm during a rapid inspiration in a 50-year-old healthy woman See in Movies : diaph.snif.n.02.mpg


A 56-year-old man with previous history of lung reduction surgery in the left side 3 years ago. Dynamic MR imaging shows a flattening of the diaphragm and diminution of upward excursion of the diaphragm during expiration due to pulmonary overinflation. See in Movies : pirlot.emphyseme1.mpg