Cystic fibrosis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Ashkan Moslehi


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 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
Published: 5th Aug 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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