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Lymphangitis carc...
Lymphangitis carcinomatosis Thickened interlobular septae outline secondary pulmonary lobules.
Modality: CT

- “ Chest x-ray in a 60 year old woman with a previous history of breast carcinoma, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and MALToma, demonstrates extensive reticula...”

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  • Lymphangitic carcinomatosis - “ Lymphangitic carcinomatosis, or lymphangitis carcinomatosa, is the term given to tumor spread through the lymphatics of the lung and is most commo...”
  • Perilymphatic lung nodules - “ Perilymphatic lung nodules follow perilymphatic channels and on imaging are typically subpleural, occur along fissures, interlobular septa and adj...”
  • Secondary pulmonary lobule - “ The secondary pulmonary lobule, also known the pulmonary lobule, is considered the functional unit of the lung, and is key to HRCT terminology. T...”
  • Dot in box appearance - “ A "dot in box" appearance is a pattern that has been described with pulmonary lymphangitis carcinomatosis.  The interlobular septal thickening fro...”

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