Wegener's granulomatosis
Wegener's is a collagen vascular ...
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Wegener's granulomatosis
Wegener's is a collagen vascular disease with vasculitis involving the lung, kidney and sinuses.
In the lung the vasculitis causes infarcts which first present as ill-defined areas of consolidation.
In a later stage these infarcts become more circumscribed and can be seen as multiple nodules or masses, sometimes with cavitation.
Here a patient with non-specific findings.
There are ill-defined densities in the right lung, which proved to be a manifestation of Wegener's. #Clinical #Radiology #CXR #GPA #Wegeners #Granulomatosis #Multifocal #Nodules #RadiologyAssistant
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Dr. Gerald Diaz
@GeraldMD
Board Certified Internal Medicine Hospitalist, GrepMed Editor in Chief πŸ‡΅πŸ‡­ πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ - Sign up for an account to like, bookmark and upload images to contribute to our community platform. Follow us on IG:  https://www.instagram.com/grepmed/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/grepmeded/
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