Cystic fibrosis

Case contributed by Mohammad Ashkan Moslehi
Diagnosis almost certain


Severe productive cough.

Patient Data

Age: 8 years
Gender: Male

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 cystic fibrosis.

Chemo port is seen in a proper position.

Case Discussion

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

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