Round atelectasis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male
CT

Bilateral lower lobe volume loss with pleural thickening and parenchymal bands are in keeping with asbestos-related disease.

Rounded soft tissue density regions with comet tail sign are in keeping with round atelectasis

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Case information

rID: 8563
Published: 11th Feb 2010
Last edited: 31st Oct 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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