From the case: Wegener granulomatosis

CT
Axial lung window
Modality: CT (lung window)

- “ Patient was confirmed to have Wegener granulomatosis. ”

Used in the following article:

  • Granulomatosis with polyangiitis - “ Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA), previously known as Wegener granulomatosis, is a multisystem necrotizing non-caseating granulomatous c-ANC...”
  • Lung abscess - “ Lung abscesses are circumscribed collections of pus within the lungs. They are often complicated to manage and difficult to treat and, in some cas...”
  • Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (pulmonary manifestations) - “ This article discusses the pulmonary manifestations of granulomatosis with polyangiitis (previously known as Wegener granulomatosis). It is classi...”
  • Pulmonary cavity - “ Pulmonary cavities are thick-walled abnormal gas-filled spaces within the lung. They are usually associated with a nodule, mass, or area of consol...”
  • Pulmonary cavity (mnemonic) - “ A particularly helpful mnemonic for causes of pulmonary cavities is: CAVITY Mnemonic C: cancer  bronchogenic carcinoma: most frequently squamo...”

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