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Case 1885

A case of pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis and renal angiomyolipoma

Author(s)
Cantisani V, Riva R, Viscomi SG, Filpo M, Pasqualini V, Di Rezze L
 
Patient
female, 32 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    AP chest X-ray

    AP chest X-ray revealed irregular cavities and evidence of prior lung resection with minor scarring.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: AP chest X-ray;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Unenhanced high-resolution CT study of the thorax
     

    Multiple thin walled cysts randomly involving both lungs are evident. The largest complex cystic abnormality is in the right upper lobe, near the apex, measuring 4.2cm x 4.2cm.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Unenhanced high-resolution CT study of the thorax;

    There is a small right-sided pneumothorax.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Unenhanced high-resolution CT study of the thorax;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Unenhanced upper abdominal CT

    Unenhanced upper abdominal CT revealed distortion of the left renal contour due to the presence of a mass containing fat and a calcification. There was no evidence of mediastinal or hilar lymphadenopathy.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Unenhanced upper abdominal CT;
     
     
AP chest X-ray revealed irregular cavities and evidence of prior lung resection with minor scarring.
 
Multiple thin walled cysts randomly involving both lungs are evident. The largest complex cystic abnormality is in the right upper lobe, near the apex, measuring 4.2cm x 4.2cm.
 
There is a small right-sided pneumothorax.
 
Unenhanced upper abdominal CT revealed distortion of the left renal contour due to the presence of a mass containing fat and a calcification. There was no evidence of mediastinal or hilar lymphadenopathy.
 
 
 
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