Agenesis of right lung

Case contributed by Dr Brendon Friesen

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Male

Marked shift of mediastinum towards right. Herniation of left upper lobe into right hemithorax.


CT confirms agenesis of right lung.

Case Discussion

Complete agenesis of right lung.


Case courtesy of Dr Shu Tan

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Case information

rID: 29886
Published: 2nd Jul 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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