After the procedu...
Axial - prone position lung window
After the procedure, control images show a focal area of intra-alveolar haemorrhage seen as ground-glass infiltrates in lung parenchyma surrounding the nodule.
Modality: CT (lung window)

- “ Parenchymal haemorrhage is a possible complication of thoracic biopsy and is typically self-limited. Haemoptysis can be the presenting symptom, as...”

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  • CT guided thoracic biopsy - “ CT guided thoracic biopsy is usually performed for the diagnosis of suspicious lung, pleural or mediastinal lesions. It can be performed as an out...”

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