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Cardiogenic pulmonary edema

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Decompensated heart failure

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

CT Chest

Examination shows mild bilateral pleural effusion. Diffuse and bilateral perilymphatic interlobular septal thickening in pattern consistent with interstitial edema. Mediastinal lymphadenopathy, 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
Published: 10th May 2014
Last edited: 24th Feb 2020
System: Cardiac, Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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