Radiation-induced pulmonary fibrosis

Case contributed by Dr Thiago Andre Adame


Left mastectomy and radiation therapy 7 years prior.

Patient Data

Age: 62
Gender: Female


Lingula and left lower lobe volume loss with parenchymal bands, linear scarring and subtle bronchiectasis. There is also obliteration of the left costophrenic angle with adjacent pleural thickening.

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Case information

rID: 35382
Published: 4th Apr 2015
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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