Right upper lobe collapse - pediatric

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Breathlessness for 12 hours.

Patient Data

Age: 8 years
Gender: Male

Mild right-sided volume loss with partial collapse of the right upper lobe. 

Case Discussion

The patient had symptoms of a lower respiratory tract infection and the presumed cause was mucous plugging. 

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Case information

rID: 63320
Published: 28th Sep 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Tag: li
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