Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis

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Modality: X-ray

Bilateral diffuse reticulonodular patten is seen symmetrically in both the lungs.

 

Modality: CT

HRCT reveals patchy ground glass opacities and interlobular septal thickening giving rise to so called crazy paving pattern, suggestive of pulmonary alveolar proteinosis

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Case Information

rID: 11832
Case created: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 18th Sep 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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