Cystic fibrosis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Ashkan Moslehi

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Severe productive cough.

Patient Data

Age: 8 years
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Hyperaeration is seen in lung fields. Bilateral reticulonodular opacity with cystic areas in favor of bronchiectasis are seen in both lung fields in favor of CF.

Chemoport is seen in proper position .

Case Discussion

This is a known case of CF with irregular follow-up. He had severe respiratory distress.

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Case Information

rID: 19084
Case created: 5th Aug 2012
Last edited: 27th Nov 2016
Systems: Paediatrics, Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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