Reticulonodular interstitial pattern

A reticulonodular interstitial pattern is an imaging descriptive term that can be used in thoracic radiographs or CT scans when are there is an overlap of reticular shadows with nodular shadows. This may be used to describe a regional pattern or a diffuse pattern throughout the lungs. It is a non specific imaging descriptor but can be seen in varied conditions such as

 

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rID: 67416
System: Chest
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Reticulonodular shadows
  • Reticulonodular opacities
  • Reticulonodular pattern

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