Lymphocytic interstitial pneumonia

Case contributed by Dr Mark Holland

Presentation

65 year old lady with Sjogren syndrome, for follow up

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Bilateral, symmetrical reticular opacities are noted. Lung volume preserved. No pneumothorax. no pleural effusion. Normal cardio-mediastinal contour. 

Bilateral, variable sized, pulmonary air cysts. No pneumothorax. No pleural effusion. No pulmonary nodules. 

Case Discussion

65 year old lady with Sjogrens disease and cystic pulmonary change from LIP 

10 years follow up shows stable thin walled pulmonary cysts scattered through both lungs

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Case information

rID: 19777
Case created: 11th Oct 2012
Last edited: 15th Jul 2017
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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