Non-specific interstitial pneumonia

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


45 Y/O patient with breath shortness

Patient Data

Age: 45 year old
Gender: Female

Basal and peripheral opacities are seen with traction bronchiectases. Dominant pattern of lung opacities is ground-glass. No evidence of honeycombing. 

Case Discussion


Peripheral ground-glass opacities consistent of non-specific interstitial pneumonia ( NSIP ).

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Case information

rID: 22166
Published: 16th Mar 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Tag: lung, ild
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included