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Figure 2: US image of thorax (ribs in short axis). 1) Rib (short-axis view, note the hyperechoic rim and intense acoustic shadow below it) 2) Pleura with lung below (pleural sliding and shimmering, as well as comet tails artifact is seen only during live scan) 3) Neurovascular bundle 4) Muscles 5) Fascia 6) Adipose tissue

Figure 2: US image of thorax (ribs in short axis). 1) Rib (short-axis view, note the hyperechoic rim and intense acoustic shadow below it) 2) Pleura with lung below (pleural sliding and shimmering, as well as comet tails artifact is seen only during live scan) 3) Neurovascular bundle 4) Muscles 5) Fascia 6) Adipose tissue