Pectus excavatum and infection

Case contributed by A/Prof Stefan Heinze

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Pectus excavatum and infection Cough, fever, post bone marrow transplantation (BMTx)

Patient Data

Age: 41
Gender: Female
X-ray

Bilateral CMV infection. 

Obscuration of right heart border not due to infection but due to pectus.

Infection and pectus can coexist (obviously)

CT

CMV pneumonitis and pectus.

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Case information

rID: 37869
Case created: 24th Jun 2015
Last edited: 11th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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