Air crescent sign

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: CT

An ill-defined mass surrounded by ground glass opacity in an immunocompromised patient is suspicious for a fungal infection. 

8 days later, post treatment

Modality: CT

An air crescent sign has developed indicating recovery. 

 

Case Discussion

Air crescent sign of recovering angioinvasive aspergillosis

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Case Information

rID: 8683
Case created: 22nd Feb 2010
Last edited: 31st Aug 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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