From the case: Round atelectasis


CT Chest

Nodular image on ...
Axial C+ arterial phase
Nodular image on basal lung segments of the left lower lobe. It`s circumscribed, regular, adjacent to a pleural surface, retracting the bronchial segments for lower lobe, as well as reducing the volume of the respective lobe.
System: Chest
Section: Pathology
Modality: CT (C+ arterial phase)

- “ Round atelectasis is an unusual type of atelectasis where there is infolding of a redundant pleura. The way the lung collapses can at times give a...”

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  • Round atelectasis - “ Round atelectasis, also known as folded lung or Blesovsky syndrome, is an unusual type of lung atelectasis where there is infolding of a redundant...”

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