Tracheal bronchus

Case contributed by Dr Renan Ibrahem Adam

Patient Data

Gender: Male
Modality: CT

Selected axial slices of a chest CT demonstrated the origin of the right upper lobe bronchus arising directly from the trachea above the level of the carina.

Findings are those of an incidental tracheal bronchus also known as pig bronchus or suis bronchus. 

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Case Information

rID: 25514
Case created: 28th Oct 2013
Last edited: 16th Dec 2015
System: Chest
Tags: stack it, hold
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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