Body Region: Chest
Author: Michele Anzidei
1. Patient presentation
- A 49-year-old woman was referred for chest CT because of recent-onset respiratory failure.
- Her medical history included a diagnosis of Hodgkin lymphoma that was being treated with first-line ABVD chemotherapy.
- The patient had been regularly followed by the hematology department, which had recently noted increased D-dimer and decreased lymphocyte levels.
- Chest CT was performed for suspected pulmonary embolism.