Cystic and Cavitary Lung Diseases: Focal and Diffuse
- Pneumatocele formation in adult Escherichia coli pneumonia. Puri, M. M.; Srivastava, A.; Jain, A. K.; Behera, D. // Annals of Thoracic Medicine;Apr-Jun2011, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p101
A letter to the editor is presented about a case of Escherichia coli pneumonia with pneumatocele formation in a 42-year-old woman.
- Ä°ntralober Pulmoner Sekestrasyon: Olgu Sunumu. Şanlı, Maruf; Feridun Işık, Ahmet; Arslan, Ersin; Uyar, Meral; Andi, €ağatay; Elbeyli, Levent // Turk Toraks Dergisi / Turkish Thoracic Journal;Mar2012, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p38
Pulmonary sequestration is an embryonic, and radiological and histopathological cystic lung tissue that is nonfunctional with systemic arterial vascularization and unconnected to normal tracheobronchial system. Early surgical intervention should be performed in order to protect lung parenchyma...
- A rare cause of acute abdominal pain in a young kickboxer. Vanassche, T.; Vanhoenacker, F. M.; Pilate, I; Ruppert, M. // British Journal of Sports Medicine;Oct2010, Vol. 44 Issue 13, p990
The article presents a case study of a 16-year-old male kickboxer who was taken to the emergency department complaining of abdominal pain on his left side. Physicians diagnosed him with haemorrhagic mesenteric cyst following ultrasound and computer tomography (CT) scans of his abdomen. The...
- Radiological Diagnosis in Lung Disease: Factoring Treatment Options Into the Choice of Diagnostic Modality. Wielpütz, Mark O.; Heußel, Claus P.; Herth, Felix J. F.; Kauczor, Hans-Ulrich; Kämmer, Jörg-Carsten // Deutsches Aerzteblatt International;5/23/2014, Vol. 111 Issue 21, p376
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Radiological Diagnosis in Lung Disease: Factoring Treatment Options into the Choice of Diagnostic Modality" by H. Kauczor and colleagues in a 2014 issue, and also includes a response from the authors of this article.
- High-resolution CT of the lungs. Spillane, Robert M.; Shepard, Jo-Anne O. // American Family Physician;9/1/93, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p493
Discusses the use of high-resolution computed tomography (CT) in facilitating the diagnosis of certain pulmonary processes. Use for biopsy of areas of active inflammation; Use of thin-section axial tomography and computer-image reconstruction algorithm; Evaluation of disease distribution in...
- Dentigerous Cyst Associated with an Impacted Mandibular Third Molar. Düker, Jürgen // Quintessence International;Jun2005, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p487
The article presents a case study of a patient with an expansive dentigerous cyst around the mandibular right third molar. The author notes that the cyst's formation is associated with the impaction of the mandibular right third molar. Diagnosis using panoramic radiography is discussed. The...
- Case Report: Floating fat globule within an arachnoid cyst. Sudhir, Jayanand; Gopalakrishnan, Chittur Viswanathan; Prabhu, Sathia; Chinchure, Swati // Indian Journal of Radiology & Imaging;Aug2011, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p228
Intralesional floating fat globules have been reported in cystic lesions such as teratoma of the ovary and dermoid of the head and neck but not within intracranial lesions. Fat globules dispersed within the subarachnoid space are a known imaging finding of ruptured intracranial dermoid. We...
- Epidermal inclusion cyst in breast: Is it so rare? Singh, Meeta; Maheshwari, Barkha; Khurana, Nita; Jain, Shyama // Journal of Cytology;Jul-Sep2012, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p169
Background: Epidermal inclusion cyst in the breast (EICB) is very rare. It presents as breast lump mainly in peri-areolar region and needs to be differentiated from other breast lesions with predominance of squamous cells. Aim: To analyze the role of fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) in...
- Atypical pericardial cyst location: the role of multimodality imaging. Olmos, Carmen; de Agustin, José Alberto; Rodrigo, José Luis; Macaya, Carlos; Zamorano, José // European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging;Mar2012, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p204
The article presents a case study of a 85-year-old woman having symptoms of polymyalgia rheumatica, underwent computed tomographic scan which revealed the presence of thin-walled homogeneous lesion in the anterior mediastinum behind the sternum and in front of the great arteries.