CXR Case 148

A 32 year old male presents from respiratory clinic with worsening productive cough.

CXR CASE 148 CXR LITFL

Describe and interpret this CXR

CHEST X-RAY INTERPRETATION

The lung parenchyma are clear, although there are prominent vasculature.

There are multiple surgical clips throughout the mediastinum, and two sternal wires.


CLINICAL CORRELATION

This man has had a bilateral lung transplant.


CLINICAL PEARLS

Same patient, 10 years earlier [LITFL CXR 001]


TOP 150 CXR SERIES



Prof Fraser Brims Curtin Medical School, acute and respiratory medicine specialist, immediate care in sport doc, ex-Royal Navy, academic| Top 100 CXR | Google Scholar |

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.