Figure 031_6871.

Chest radiography (A) shows pneumomediastinum (thin arrows) along the paratracheal soft tissues and aorta. Contrast esophagography (B) reveals contrast leakage from the esophagus (thick arrows), indicating pneumomediastinum secondary to esophageal rupture.

Figure 031_6871.  Chest radiography ( A ) shows pneumomediastinum (thin arrows) along the paratracheal soft tissues and aorta. Contrast esophagography ( B ) reveals contrast leakage from the esophagus (thick arrows), indicating pneumomediastinum secondary to esophageal rupture.