Bronchocele

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Chronic cough.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male
CT

Left lower lobe bronchocele is noted as filling of the peripheral bronchi with mucous in a branching pattern.  

Case Discussion

Bronchoceles represent impaced mucoid secretions within the bronchial tree and can be obstructive or non-obstructive. 

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Case information

rID: 60676
Published: 30th May 2018
Last edited: 1st Jun 2018
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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