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Malaise and a lung opacity

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

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

1. Patient presentation

  • A 36-year-old woman presented with mild fever, malaise and joint pain.
  • Laboratory tests were normal.
  • Plain radiography of the chest revealed an opacity in the right lung, with perihilar
    calcifications.
  • CT of the lung was performed to characterize the lesion.