Post primary pulmonary tuberculosis

Case contributed by Dr Evangelos Skondras

Patient Data

Age: 34
Gender: Male

Apical pleural thickening and scarring, cavitation, tree-in-bud opacities and peribronchiolar thickening

Case Discussion

Typical distribution of post primary pneumonic tuberculosis with cavity formation and endobrochial spread of caseous intracavitary material throughout the right upper lobe (minor lesion coexist in the peribronchovascular bundle).

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 20007
Case created: 28th Oct 2012
Last edited: 22nd Sep 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.