Round pneumonia

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


Rounded region of consolidation is seen in the right upper lobe, suggestive of round pneumonia.

Bilateral otherwise faint opacities of both lungs, suggestive of associated bronchopneumonic changes.


Chest - follow up

Follow up chest X-ray after treatment reveals complete resolution of consolidative changes.

Case Discussion

Round pneumonia with follow-up x-ray demonstrating rapid improvement.

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Case information

rID: 8417
Published: 29th Jan 2010
Last edited: 15th Dec 2019
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