Acute hypersensitivity pneumonitis

Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Khateeb

Presentation

Subacute chest pain and oxygen desaturation on room air.

Patient Data

Age: 28 years old
Gender: Female

Numerous bilateral centrilobular ground glass nodules with no regional preference.

No fibrotic changes.

Case Discussion

Recently, the patient got two love birds, which, along with the radiologic findings is highly suggestive of acute hypersensitivity pneumonitis.

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Case information

rID: 52091
Case created: 21st Mar 2017
Last edited: 25th Mar 2017
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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