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Case 3241

Cystic pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia

Author(s)
Vasseur R, Genevois A, Dacher JN, Thiebot J
 
Patient
male, 34 year(s)
 
 
  • Published 24.02.2008
  • DOI 10.1594/EURORAD/CASE.3241
  • Section Chest Imaging
  • Case Type Clinical Cases
  • Difficulty Resident
  • Views 5368
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  • Figure 1
    Chest X-ray scans
     

    A chest X-ray scan performed 1 month before admission.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Chest X-ray;

    A chest X-ray scan performed on admission.No change is visible.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Chest X-ray;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    CT
     

    A CT image showing multiple cyst-like lesions disseminated in both lungs. No mediastinal lymphadenopathy or parenchymal consolidation is seen.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT;

    A CT image showing one cystic lesion localized in the sub-pleural area.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Thin section CT
     

    A thin section CT image confirming the presence of multiple thin-walled cystic lesions. No evidence of bronchiectasies or ground-glass opacities. No interstitial abnormalities.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Thin section CT;

    A CT image showing one cystic lesion localized in the sub-pleural area.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Thin section CT;
     
     
A chest X-ray scan performed 1 month before admission.
 
A chest X-ray scan performed on admission.No change is visible.
 
A CT image showing multiple cyst-like lesions disseminated in both lungs. No mediastinal lymphadenopathy or parenchymal consolidation is seen.
 
A CT image showing one cystic lesion localized in the sub-pleural area.
 
A thin section CT image confirming the presence of multiple thin-walled cystic lesions. No evidence of bronchiectasies or ground-glass opacities. No interstitial abnormalities.
 
A CT image showing one cystic lesion localized in the sub-pleural area.
 
 
 
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