Calcific pulmonary emboli

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Yuranga Weerakkody et al.

Calcification associated with pulmonary emboli is usually associated with chronic pulmonary embolism. They are occasionally be related to prior congenital cardiac repairs 1.

Differential diagnosis

If it is purely high attenuating, consider

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Article information

rID: 31469
System: Chest
Section: Gamuts
Tags: stub, refs, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Calcifed pulmonary emboli
  • Calcification associated with pulmonary emboli

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