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Left lower lobe pneumonia

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Chest

Airspace consolidation in the left mid/lower zone. Notice that the left heart margin remains distinct - helping distinguish upper from lower lobe pneumonia.

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Case information

rID: 14978
Published: 11th Sep 2011
Last edited: 5th Nov 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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