RT middle lobe pneumonia

50 year male with cough since 7 days n hemoptysis once. Had history of fever for 5-6 days. Kindly interpret X Ray. His ESR was 46 n CRP was 43. Leukocytosis with preserved N/L ratio. RT PCR negative. Kindly give your differential diagnosis based on this brief history n lab/ X ray investigation. His CECT thorax was done, finding of which we will discuss later.

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Macrolide antibiotics: Macrolide drugs are the preferred treatment for children and adults. ... Fluoroquinolones: These drugs include ciprofloxacin (Cipro®) and levofloxacin (Levaquin®). ... Tetracyclines Suspected Pneumonia

Segmental collapse consolidation rt midlower lobe Rest of lung fields are hyperinflated Raised esr crp with leucocytosis suggest pneumonitis D/d 1 covid19 pneumonitis though RT pcr is -ve but hrct is likely CORAD5

Yes dr agerwal I also think so
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Rt mid zonal radioopaque shadow seen , obscured rt cardiac border. Findings sugg of rt middle lobar collapse consolidation or Intraluminal Obstructive pathology like malignancy. CT thorax and FOB would be helpful.

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A fibronodular patches seen in the right middle of the lung suggestive of lung abscess or growth

Hyperinflated lungs Tracheal shift to right Right paratracheal opacity Right midzone nonhomogegenous opacity ? Pneumonia , ? Collapse ,right middle lobe. ,? Endobroncheal obstruction . Suggest CT, Bronchoscopy .

RML CONSOLIDATIONS PROBLY LOBAR PNEUMONIA REPEAT RT PCR

Rt middle zone collapse with conolidation

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