PTX and tracheal shifts

  1. My book says that hemothorax, open, and closed ptx all have tracheal shifts away from the affected lung - but I know there is at least one case that has the shift TOWARDS the affected lung. Can anyone tell me what that is?? Thanks!!
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  3. by   NeoNurseTX
    anyone?

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