Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard




Case Discussion

Chest x-ray of a man with extensive bullous lung disease demonstrates a rounded opacity in the medial aspect of the right apex.

CT confirms the rounded density located within a cavity at the apex of the right lung. It is separated from the adjacent wall by a thin crescent of air, (known as Monod sign) and is consistent with an aspergilloma.

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Case information

rID: 8731
Case created: 26th Feb 2010
Last edited: 15th Jul 2017
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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