Left upper lobe collapse with rib metastasis

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Shortness of breath.

Patient Data

Age: Elderly
Gender: Male
X-ray

Chest x-ray

Chest x-ray demonstrates left upper lobe collapse. Additionally on the right a destructive mass can be seen involving one of the ribs.

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Case information

rID: 15320
Published: 9th Oct 2011
Last edited: 3rd Aug 2021
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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