Azygos fissure and azygos lobe

Case contributed by Dr. Core

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Breathlessness for evaluation

Patient Data

Age: 61
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

Incidental finding of azygos fissure seen in the right upper lobe containing the azygos vein within it. Lung parenchyma medial to the fissure will better be called as Azygos lobe.

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Case Information

rID: 41841
Case created: 22nd Dec 2015
Last edited: 21st Mar 2017
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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