Miliary nodules

Case contributed by Dr Pir Abdul Ahad Aziz Qureshi


Complaints of cough, weight loss and low-grade fever.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

Innumerable tiny nodules are seen dispersed in both lungs. No mass, cavitation or collapse is noted.

Case Discussion

Miliary opacities are defined as innumerable, tiny 1 to 4 mm pulmonary nodules scattered throughout the lungs.

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Case information

rID: 84374
Published: 22nd Nov 2020
Last edited: 23rd Nov 2020
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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