Endobronchial myelolipoma

Case contributed by Dr Domenico Nicoletti


Cough with dyspnoea only during physical activity

Patient Data

Age: 40
Modality: CT

Chest CT without contrast (November 2012):

Mainly adipose tissue density is visible in the left upper lobe bronchus and in the branch to the anterior segment with corresponding distal parenchymal atelectasis.

Modality: CT

Chest CT without contrast (December 2014):

Follow up after left upper lobectomy. Normal trachea and the bronchial branches in the lower left lung lobe. A small focal pleural fat herniation noted

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Case Information

rID: 38338
Case created: 15th Jul 2015
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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