Right upper lobe collapse

Case contributed by Dr Jan Frank Gerstenmaier


This patient presented with weight loss and shortness of breath.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

There is a hazy opacity projected over the right upper zone with some volume loss. There is a dense right hilum.

Modality: CT

CT chest confirms right upper lobe collapse. There is a right hilar mass.

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Case Information

rID: 24936
Case created: 21st Sep 2013
Last edited: 1st Mar 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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