Round pneumonia

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Infective symptoms.

Patient Data

Age: 2 years
Modality: X-ray

Large rounded region of soft tissue attenuation in the superior segment of the right lower lobe.

Case Discussion

This child presented with infective symptoms and features were considered consistent with round pneumonia. Follow-up chest x-ray demonstrated complete and rapid resolution (not shown).

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Case Information

rID: 8248
Case created: 20th Jan 2010
Last edited: 25th Nov 2015
Systems: Chest, Paediatrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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