Cystic bronchiectasis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Chronic cough

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Chest x-ray

Throughout both lungs increased coarse markings suggest bronchiectasis. The right heart border is blurred and volume loss is seen on the right suggesting right middle lobe atelectasis. 

CT

CT Chest

Throughout both lungs, but more prominent on the right, is extensive cystic bronchiectasis, with complete collapse of the right middle lobe. 

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Case information

rID: 14629
Published: 13th Aug 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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