Pulmonary embolism

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Cough, dyspnoea. History of peripheral venous thrombosis.

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

CT scout view (topogram)

Modality: CT

Bilateral lobar and segmental pulmonary arterial emboli with predominant affection of the right lower lobe. Pleural effusions and dystelectases. Right lower lobe infarct pneumonia.

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Case Information

rID: 14389
Case created: 20th Jul 2011
Last edited: 7th Oct 2015
Systems: Chest, Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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