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Case 14626

A Industrial worker with Shortness of Breath.

Author(s)
Dr Naman Kumar Gaur, Dr Aman Gupta

SAMC & PGI , Sri Aurboindo Institute of Medical Sciences; Indore - Ujjain State Highway, Near MR 10 Crossing 453555 Indore, India; Email:drnaman@yahoo.com
 
Patient
female, 58 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Progressive Massive Fibrosis

    Multiple calcified lymphnodes noted in right paratracheal and bilateral hilar region. Homogeneous opacities noted in bilateral mid & lower zones. - ? due pneumoconiosis (silicosis).

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Complications; Special Focus: Occupational / Environmental hazards;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    PMF Mediastinal Window

    Large bilateral opacities with irregular margins in bilateral upper and mid lobes. Mediastinum - Multiple enlarged lymphnodes with egg shell calcification in the pre & para tracheal, prevacular, subcarinal regions...

     
    Area of Interest: Lymph nodes; Imaging Technique: CT-High Resolution; Procedure: Comparative studies; Special Focus: Calcifications / Calculi;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    PMF Lung Window

    Remaining lung shows groung glass opacities, interstitial thickening and cystic areas. There is volume loss in bilateral lungs.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Comparative studies; Special Focus: Cysts;
     
     
Multiple calcified lymphnodes noted in right paratracheal and bilateral hilar region. Homogeneous opacities noted in bilateral mid & lower zones. - ? due pneumoconiosis (silicosis).
 
Large bilateral opacities with irregular margins in bilateral upper and mid lobes. Mediastinum - Multiple enlarged lymphnodes with egg shell calcification in the pre & para tracheal, prevacular, subcarinal regions and bilateral hila.
 
Remaining lung shows groung glass opacities, interstitial thickening and cystic areas. There is volume loss in bilateral lungs.
 
 
 
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