EURORAD ESR

Case 14597

Stage I sarcoidosis

Author(s)
Jacek Wakulinski

National Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases,
Department of Radiology;
Plocka 26 , 01-138 Warsaw, Poland;
Email:jwakulinski@gmail.com
 
Patient
male, 25 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    PA and lateral chest radiographs.
     

    Chest radiographs shows bilateral hilar and paratracheal lymph node enlargement.

     
    Area of Interest: Lymph nodes; Mediastinum; Thorax; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Chest radiographs shows bilateral hilar and paratracheal lymph node enlargement.

     
    Area of Interest: Lymph nodes; Mediastinum; Thorax; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Contrast-enhanced chest CT
     

    Mediastinal window axial scan. There is bilateral hilar and subcarinal lymph node enlargement.

     
    Area of Interest: Lymph nodes; Mediastinum; Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Mediastinal window coronal reconstruction. There is bilateral hilar and paratracheal lymph node enlargement

     
    Area of Interest: Lymph nodes; Mediastinum; Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Lung window coronal reconstruction. There are no pulmonary lesions.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Lymph nodes; Mediastinum; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Sarcoidosis staging on the basis of the chest radiograph

    Sarcoidosis staging on the basis of the chest radiograph

     
    Lung; Lymph nodes; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Frequency of lymphadenopathy in patients with sarcoidosis

    1) Hilar lymph nodes 95% 2) Right superior mediastinal (paratracheal) lymph nodes 75% 3) Left superior mediastinal (aortopulmonary window) lymph nodes 50% 4) Subcarinal lymph nodes 20%

     
    Area of Interest: Lymph nodes; Mediastinum; Thorax; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
Chest radiographs shows bilateral hilar and paratracheal lymph node enlargement.
 
Chest radiographs shows bilateral hilar and paratracheal lymph node enlargement.
 
Mediastinal window axial scan. There is bilateral hilar and subcarinal lymph node enlargement.
 
Mediastinal window coronal reconstruction. There is bilateral hilar and paratracheal lymph node enlargement
 
Lung window coronal reconstruction. There are no pulmonary lesions.
 
Sarcoidosis staging on the basis of the chest radiograph
 
1) Hilar lymph nodes 95% 2) Right superior mediastinal (paratracheal) lymph nodes 75% 3) Left superior mediastinal (aortopulmonary window) lymph nodes 50% 4) Subcarinal lymph nodes 20%
 
 
 
Home Search Sections Teaching Cases History FAQ Case Archives Contact Login Disclaimer Imprint Switch to MOBILE version
View desktop version