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Case 15702

Tracheobronchial amyloidosis

Author(s)
Houten van L, Hellings, W.E., Westerbeek, R.E., Heemst, van R.C.

Deventer ziekenhuis, Nico Bolkesteinlaan, Deventer. The Netherlands.
 
Patient
male, 38 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    circumferential mucosal wall thickening of the left main bronchus

    Fig. 1) Axial view of the thorax at the level slightly below the carina. There is circumferential mucosal wall thickening of the left main bronchus with significant narrowing of the lumen.

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT-Angiography; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Embolism / Thrombosis;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    calcifications within the mucosal wall thickening left main bronchus

    Fig. 2) Coronal view of the thorax showing small calcifications within the mucosal wall thickening of the left main bronchus and proximal segmental branches (white arrow)

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT-Angiography; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Embolism / Thrombosis;
     
     
Fig. 1) Axial view of the thorax at the level slightly below the carina. There is circumferential mucosal wall thickening of the left main bronchus with significant narrowing of the lumen.
 
Fig. 2) Coronal view of the thorax showing small calcifications within the mucosal wall thickening of the left main bronchus and proximal segmental branches (white arrow)
 
 
 
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