Extensive pneumonic air space consolidation - all lobes of both lungs

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli

Presentation

Accidentally consumed a small amount of diesel oil.

Patient Data

Age: 2 years
Gender: Female

Extensive pneumonic air space consolidations in all lobes of both lungs.

Case Discussion

Chemical pneumonitis due to accidental ingestion can be inevitable especially in children below 5 years of age and primary prevention is difficult because of children's inquisitiveness.

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Case information

rID: 85820
Published: 11th Jan 2021
Last edited: 11th Jan 2021
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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