Items tagged “lung”

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Finger in glove sign (lung)

The finger in glove sign can be seen on either a chest radiograph or CT chest and refers to the characteristic sign of a bronchocoele. The same appearance has also been referred to as: rabbit ear appearance mickey mouse appearance toothpaste-shaped opacities Y-shaped opacities V-shaped opac...
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Consolidation - anterior segment of right upper lobe

RUL consolidation
 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 09 Oct 2009
63% complete
X-ray
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Round pneumonia

 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 04 Jan 2010
54% complete
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Pancoast tumor

 Diagnosis probable
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 10 Jan 2010
50% complete
CT
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Lung cancer

 Diagnosis probable
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 10 Jan 2010
58% complete
X-rayCT
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Pulmonary hamartoma

 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 09 Feb 2010
68% complete
X-rayCT
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Apical non-small-cell lung cancer

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 13 Feb 2010
65% complete
X-rayCT
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Empyema vs pulmonary abscess

Distinguishing between an empyema and a peripherally located pulmonary abscess is essential. Lung abscesses are usually managed with prolonged antibiotics and physiotherapy with postural drainage whereas an empyema usually requires percutaneous or surgical drainage. Radiographic features Plai...
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Cavitating pulmonary tuberculosis (gross pathology)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Yale Rosen
Published 18 Feb 2010
85% complete
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Aspergilloma (gross pathology)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Yale Rosen
Published 18 Feb 2010
91% complete
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Angioinvasive aspergillosis (gross pathology)

Angioinvasive asp...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Yale Rosen
Published 22 Feb 2010
72% complete
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Monod sign (aspergilloma)

 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 22 Feb 2010
50% complete
CT
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Air crescent sign

 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 22 Feb 2010
55% complete
CT
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Pulmonary necrosis

Pulmonary necrosis is seen in a variety of pulmonary infections including 1:  Klebsiella pneumoniae - Klebsiella pneumonia Streptococcus pneumoniae Haemophilus influenzae - pulmonary haemophilus influenzae infection Pseudomonas aeruginosa - pulmonary pseudomonas aeruginosa infection polymic...
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Angioinvasive aspergillosis

Angioinvasive aspergillosis is the most severe and aggressive form of invasive aspergillosis. It is a life-threatening condition that requires prompt treatment. Fortunately, it is not seen in the general population and only occurs in profoundly immunocompromised patients.  Epidemiology Angioin...
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Primary pulmonary lobule

Primary pulmonary lobule is not a term used with any frequency in HRCT, but is the reason the secondary pulmonary lobule has its name. A primary pulmonary lobule is defined as the lung unit distal to the respiratory bronchioles. It is significantly smaller than an acinus, and is composed of alv...
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Cardiac bronchus

A cardiac bronchus is a rare anatomic variant of the tracheobronchial tree, arising from the medial aspect of the bronchus intermedius. Epidemiology This anomaly is rare and is reported in ~0.3% (range 0.09-0.5%) of individuals 3-5. There may be a predilection for males.  Clinical presentatio...
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Post radiotherapy pulmonary fibrosis

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 04 Mar 2010
71% complete
CT
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Azygos fissure

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 09 Mar 2010
63% complete
X-ray
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Bronchioloalveolar carcinoma

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 27 Mar 2010
89% complete
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