Left upper lobe collapse

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Increasing shortness of breath with cough and productive sputum.



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
Published: 6th Mar 2011
Last edited: 16th Oct 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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