ARRS Case of the Week
CHEST IMAGING: Fibrotic Lung Disease
Case Author: Jonathan H. Chung, MD, National Jewish Health
63-year-old man with history of shortness of breath and chronic lung disease.
Axial chest CT image (A) shows partially calcified nodular and masslike areas (arrows) in the central aspects of the upper lung zones with associated architectural distortion. The enlargement of the pulmonary artery suggests pulmonary hypertension. Axial CT image in soft tissue window (B) shows calcification within mediastinal lymph nodes (arrow).
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