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Diffuse lung opacification on routine radiographs

    Author: Carlo Catalano, MD, Rome, Italy
    Body Region: Chest

    1. Patient Presentation
    2. CT Images
    3. CT Findings
    4. Diagnosis
    5. References

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 40-year-old woman underwent routine testing prior to inguinal hernia surgery.
    • Results of laboratory tests were normal.
    • Chest radiography revealed diffuse bilateral opacification of the lungs.
    • Nonenhanced CT of the chest was performed.