Left upper lobe collapse

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

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Increasing shortness of breath with cough and productive sputum.

X-ray

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Case Discussion

There is partial left upper lobe collapse.  The patient had a history of myeloma.  Lobar atelectasis was confirmed at CT, but no obstructing lesion was demonstrated.

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Case information

rID: 13153
Case created: 6th Mar 2011
Last edited: 16th Oct 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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