Thoracic Imaging Case of the Week

The Thoracic Imaging Case of the Week is posted online weekly and used as an educational tool for medical students, house staff, faculty and other members of the medical community in the nation and throughout the world.

This week’s case

March 19-March 26, 2018

Case Details

34-year-old man presenting with acute hypoxic respiratory failure

What is the predominant radiographic abnormality?

What buzz word is used to describe the radiographic findings? What is your differential diagnosis and leading diagnosis?

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VCU Department of Thoracic Imaging Virginia Commonwealth University VCU Medical Center