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Case 8955

Pulmonary metastatic calcification in chronic renal failure

Author(s)
De Keyzer B, Coolen J, Verschakelen JA, De Wever W.
Department of Radiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium.
 
Patient
female, 71 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Chest X-ray
     

    Chest X-ray shows diffuse cloudy opacifications in the right upper lobe.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: Conventional radiography;

    Chest X-ray shows diffuse cloudy opacifications in the right upper lobe.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: Conventional radiography;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    HRCT of the chest
     

    Chest CT shows multiple nodular, centrilobular and calcified lesions in the right and left upper lobe.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution;

    Chest CT shows multiple nodular, centrilobular and calcified lesions in the right upper lobe.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution;

    Chest CT shows multiple nodular, centrilobular and calcified lesions in the right lower lobe, and in the lingula.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution;

    Chest CT shows multiple nodular, centrilobular and calcified lesions in the right lower lobe.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    99mMDP scan

    99mTc-MDP bone scintigraphy shows a diffusely increased tracer-uptake in the right upper lobe.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: Nuclear medicine conventional;
     
     
Chest X-ray shows diffuse cloudy opacifications in the right upper lobe.
 
Chest X-ray shows diffuse cloudy opacifications in the right upper lobe.
 
Chest CT shows multiple nodular, centrilobular and calcified lesions in the right and left upper lobe.
 
Chest CT shows multiple nodular, centrilobular and calcified lesions in the right upper lobe.
 
Chest CT shows multiple nodular, centrilobular and calcified lesions in the right lower lobe, and in the lingula.
 
Chest CT shows multiple nodular, centrilobular and calcified lesions in the right lower lobe.
 
99mTc-MDP bone scintigraphy shows a diffusely increased tracer-uptake in the right upper lobe.
 
 
 
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