Cystic fibrosis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 15 years
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Bronchiectasis is visible in the upper zones of both lungs. 

Case Discussion

In a young patient upper zone bronchiectasis has a narrow differential with cystic fibrosis the most likely diagnosis. This is a patient with known CF. 

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Case Information

rID: 6311
Case created: 2nd Jun 2009
Last edited: 16th Nov 2015
Systems: Chest, Paediatrics
Tag: cf
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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