Keywords:Azygos fissure, azygos lobe
We present a case of a 6-year-old child in whom a chest x-ray is performed for a respiratory infection. An inverted comma opacity was seen in the right upper lobe, typical of an azygos fissure. This is one of the numerous anatomic variants of the azygos vein.
Hassan M, Valois Ph. Guide d`interprétation de la radiographie
thoracique de l`enfant. Séméiologie normale et pathologique.
Paris: Médecine -Sciences Flammarion; 2005.
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