Cardiogenic pulmonary oedema

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Presentation

Decompensated heart failure

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

CT Chest

Modality: CT

Examination shows mild bilateral pleural effusion. Diffuse and bilateral perilymphatic interlobular septal thickening in pattern consistent with interstitial edema was. Lymphadenopathy of reactive aspect were observed in the middle mediastinum, common finding in patients with pulmonary edema. Moderate cardiomegaly.

Case Discussion

Compromise in peri-lymphatic interstitial pattern consistent with interstitial edema.

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Case Information

rID: 29213
Case created: 10th May 2014
Last edited: 14th Mar 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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