Calcified pulmonary embolus

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

Differential diagnosis

If it is purely high attenuating, consider

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

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