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Dyspnea, malaise and anemia

Author: Carlo Catalano, Rome, Italy
Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

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

1. Patient presentation

  • A 48-year-old man reported mild dyspnea and slight malaise.
  • Laboratory testing revealed mild anemia (hemoglobin, 12 mg/dl).
  • Thoracic radiography showed a pulmonary opacity in the right lower lobe.
  • Contrast-enhanced CT of the chest and abdomen was performed.