Lung abscess

Presentation

A case of glioblastoma (GBM) under treatment presented with fever and cough.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years old
Gender: Male
CT

Left lower lobe thick walled cavity showing air fluid level within associated with consolidation of the adjacent lung parenchyma. 

Case Discussion

Lung abscess developed in the lung as a cavity which may contain air or air fluid level and usually surrounded by consolidation. 

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Case information

rID: 46130
Case created: 22nd Jun 2016
Last edited: 23rd Jun 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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