Left upper lobe consolidation - pneumonia

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

Patient Data

Age: 75
Gender: Female

Left upper lobe airspace consolidation with air bronchograms. 

Case Discussion

Note how the aortic arch and left paramediastinal silhouette become indistinct. The left oblique fissure is clearly demarcated on the lateral projection. 

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Case information

rID: 14977
Published: 11th Sep 2011
Last edited: 28th May 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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