Calcified pleural plaques

Case contributed by Dr Derek Smith



Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male

Bilateral calcified pleural plaques (including diaphragmatic plaques) compatible with asbestos exposure.

Lungs clear.

Case Discussion

Calcified pleural plaques compatible with asbestos exposure.

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Case information

rID: 68325
Published: 25th May 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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