PCP (pneumocystis jirovecii) pneumonia

Discussion:

PCP pneumonia - utility of minimum intensity projection (MinIP)

HRCT thorax revealed perihilar and lower lobar interlobular septal thickening and ground glass opacities. Pneumatoceles were detected in left upper lobe.

Laboratory data revealed that patient is seropositive for HIV with a low CD4 count.

Patient improved with anti PCP antibiotics.

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