Tracheal bronchus

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male
Modality: CT

CT demonstrated the origin of the right upper lobe bronchus arising directly from the trachea above the level of the carina.

Case Discussion

This case shows a tracheal bronchus also known as pig bronchus or suis bronchus.

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Case Information

rID: 27809
Case created: 21st Feb 2014
Last edited: 13th Mar 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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