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Right upper lobe dystelectasis

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Patient Data

Age: 80 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Ill-defined reduced transparency in the right middle to lower lung zones. On the LL radiograph it is sharply demarcated by the oblique fissure, confirming its location in the upper lobe. Small pleural effusion. 

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Case information

rID: 16073
Published: 15th Dec 2011
Last edited: 13th Jul 2020
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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