Right upper lobe consolidation

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Patient Data

Age: 6
Gender: Male

Dense consolidation peripherally in the right upper lobe.


AIrspace filling demonstrated on the ultrasound. Consolidated lung looks similar to liver.

Case Discussion

6 yrs boy. O/E reduced air entry on right side.

Air bronchograms are seen in both radiograph and USG.

Branching echogenic foci ON USG are air-bronchograms.

Right infra-clavicular consolidation on USG.

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Case information

rID: 9197
Published: 23rd Mar 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Paediatrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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