Fibrosing mediastinitis

Case contributed by Dr Darel E Heitkamp


Follow up lung disease.


There is airway narrowing of the right lower lobe bronchus.  There is thickening of the right pleura and right interlobular septae.  There are partially calcified right hilar and mediastinal lymph nodes.

Case Discussion

The CT findings had been stable on chest CT for several years and are consistent with fibrosing mediastinitis.

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Case information

rID: 13520
Published: 18th Apr 2011
Last edited: 6th Oct 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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