Carcinoma of bronchus

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Presentation

Chest tightness. Recent 12 hour train trip. Tachycardiac. D-Dimer 0.97 localised inspiratory and expiratory wheeze left lung

Patient Data

Age: 69 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Several calcified granulomata both lungs likely past chickenpox-pneumonia. Bulky left hilum which is more dense than the right.

CT

Bronchogenic carcinoma

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Case information

rID: 18293
Published: 27th Jun 2012
Last edited: 20th Aug 2018
System: Chest
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