Computed tomography of rounded atelectasis

Hua Ren, Ralph H. Hruban, Janet E. Kuhlman, Elliot K. Fishman, Paul S. Wheeler, Elias A. Zerhouni, Grover M. Hutchins

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Abstract

High resolution CT of a fixed-inflated air-dried lung was obtained from a patient with rounded atelectasis. The dense periphery of the mass was shown to correspond to an invagination of the pleura, and the central lucency to slightly aerated atelectatic lung parenchyma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1031-1034
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of computer assisted tomography
Volume12
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988

Keywords

  • Atelectasis
  • Computed tomography
  • Diseases
  • Lungs
  • Pleura

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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