Case 11

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A 4-month-old baby with respiratory distress is admitted to the hospital. A chest radiograph is obtained as part of the work up for respiratory distress.

X-ray of infant chest. More description below

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A chest radiograph of a child showing calcified areas on multiple posterior ribs.

True or False: Once the radiologist notifies the physician of record regarding the findings observed on this X-ray, the radiologist is exempt from further notification to child protective services.

A. True

B. False