Acute hypersensitivity pneumonitis

Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Al Khateeb


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
Published: 21st Mar 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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