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Case 15144

Pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis: Imaging findings and differential diagnosis

Author(s)
K. Muyldermans1, W. De Wever1

1University Hospital Leuven, Belgium.
 
Patient
female, 53 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Radiography

    Symmetric upper lung zone predominant reticulonodular opacities with multiple ill-defined nodules of 1-10 mm in diameter.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Screening; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    CT
     

    Small ill-defined bronchiolocentric solid nodules, cavitating nodules and cysts in middle and upper lung zone predominance.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution; Procedure: Screening; Special Focus: Inflammation;

    Small ill-defined bronchiolocentric solid nodules, cavitating nodules and cysts in middle and upper lung zone predominance.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution; Procedure: Screening; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
Symmetric upper lung zone predominant reticulonodular opacities with multiple ill-defined nodules of 1-10 mm in diameter.
 
Small ill-defined bronchiolocentric solid nodules, cavitating nodules and cysts in middle and upper lung zone predominance.
 
Small ill-defined bronchiolocentric solid nodules, cavitating nodules and cysts in middle and upper lung zone predominance.
 
 
 
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