Azygos fissure and azygos lobe

Case contributed by Dr. Core


Breathlessness for evaluation

Patient Data

Age: 61
Gender: Female

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
Published: 25th Dec 2015
Last edited: 21st Mar 2017
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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