Foreign body in the left lower lobe lung bronchus

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Osama Yonso


Patient accidentally inhaled the pin.

Patient Data

Age: 16 y
Gender: Female

Metal pin in the left lower lobe lung bronchus.

Annotated image

Arrows indicate the pin the left lower lobe bronchus.

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Case information

rID: 31771
Published: 3rd Nov 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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