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Case 10572

Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia

Author(s)
Yuranga Weerakkody

Dpertment of Radiology,
SCGH - NMAHS, Radiology;
Hospital Avenue,
6009, Perth, Australia
(FRANZCR)
 
Patient
female, 55 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Initial radiograph
     

    Initial posteroanterior chest radiograph demonstrates numerous ill defined micronodular densities without any accompaying volume loss.

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Initial lateral chest radiograph demonstrates numerous ill defined micronodular densities without any accompaying volume loss.

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    HRCT of the chest - axial
     

    Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Respiratory system; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Respiratory system; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Respiratory system; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    HRCT of the chest - coronal
     

    Coronal HRCT images showing multiple small lung nodules throughout the lungs bilaterally. A very subtle mosaic attenuation pattern is also seen.

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Coronal HRCT images showing multiple small lung nodules throughout the lungs bilaterally. A very subtle mosaic attenuation pattern is also seen.

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Coronal HRCT images showing multiple small lung nodules throughout the lungs bilaterally. A very subtle mosaic attenuation pattern is also seen.

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
Initial posteroanterior chest radiograph demonstrates numerous ill defined micronodular densities without any accompaying volume loss.
 
Initial lateral chest radiograph demonstrates numerous ill defined micronodular densities without any accompaying volume loss.
 
Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).
 
Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).
 
Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).
 
Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).
 
Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).
 
Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).
 
Axial HRCT images confirms multiple small nodular densities bilaterally throughout the lungs (arrows).
 
Coronal HRCT images showing multiple small lung nodules throughout the lungs bilaterally. A very subtle mosaic attenuation pattern is also seen.
 
Coronal HRCT images showing multiple small lung nodules throughout the lungs bilaterally. A very subtle mosaic attenuation pattern is also seen.
 
Coronal HRCT images showing multiple small lung nodules throughout the lungs bilaterally. A very subtle mosaic attenuation pattern is also seen.
 
 
 
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