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Case 13800

Granulomatous-lymphocytic interstitial lung disease

Author(s)
Pramod Gupta, MD, Garcia-Morales Francisco, MD

75093 Plano, United States of America;
Email:pramodvagisha@hotmail.com
 
Patient
male, 26 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Chest X-ray

    The frontal chest radiograph shows ill-defined subtle ground glass opacities in both mid and lower lungs.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Infection;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    CT chest-lung window

    CT chest at mid lung level shows multiple bilateral solid as well as ground glass nodules.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    CT chest-lung window

    CT chest at lower level shows multiple bilateral solid as well as ground glass nodules.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    CT chest-mediastinal window

    CT chest at mid chest level shows mediastinal lymphadenopathy (arrowheads).

     
    Area of Interest: Lymph nodes; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    CT chest-mediastinal window

    CT chest at slightly lower level than prior figure shows hilar and posterior mediastinal lymphadenopathy.

     
    Area of Interest: Lymph nodes; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 6
    CT upper abdomen

    CT abdomen shows enlarged spleen.

     
    Area of Interest: Spleen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
The frontal chest radiograph shows ill-defined subtle ground glass opacities in both mid and lower lungs.
 
CT chest at mid lung level shows multiple bilateral solid as well as ground glass nodules.
 
CT chest at lower level shows multiple bilateral solid as well as ground glass nodules.
 
CT chest at mid chest level shows mediastinal lymphadenopathy (arrowheads).
 
CT chest at slightly lower level than prior figure shows hilar and posterior mediastinal lymphadenopathy.
 
CT abdomen shows enlarged spleen.
 
 
 
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