Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia (gross pathology)

Case contributed by Dr Yale Rosen

Patchy predominantly perihilar white discolouration matches the typical distribution of PJP on chest x-rays.

Case Discussion

Gross pathology of lungs infected with Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia.

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Case information

rID: 9172
Published: 21st Mar 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included