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Pulmonary infarction presenting as aseptic cavitation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2122949     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of pulmonary infarction presenting as aseptic cavitation was reported. Basically, the patient suffered from rheumatic heart disease, mitral stenosis and insufficiency, and atrial fibrillation with predominant right heart enlargement. Hemoptysis, chest pain and dyspnea were present. Chest film simulated a thin wall lung abscess. The clinical picture suggested aseptic cavitation, which was confirmed by 99mTc-MAA lung scan.
Authors:
Y Q Bao; L R Jin; W C Chen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Chinese medical journal     Volume:  103     ISSN:  0366-6999     ISO Abbreviation:  Chin. Med. J.     Publication Date:  1990 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-01-03     Completed Date:  1991-01-03     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7513795     Medline TA:  Chin Med J (Engl)     Country:  CHINA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  689-91     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Shanghai Sixth People's Hospital.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Diagnosis, Differential
Humans
Lung / pathology*,  radiography,  radionuclide imaging
Male
Pulmonary Embolism / radiography*,  radionuclide imaging
Technetium Tc 99m Aggregated Albumin / diagnostic use
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Technetium Tc 99m Aggregated Albumin

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