Macrocystic honeycombing

Macrocystic honeycombing refers to a morphological subtype of honeycombing. Many publications consider the individual lung cysts to be greater than 4 mm in diameter to be classified into this category.  This form is considered to be more commonly associated with UIP 3.

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rID: 25878
System: Chest
Tag: stub, cases, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Macrocystic honeycomb lung
  • Macro-cystic honeycombing
  • Macro-cystic honeycomb lung

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