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lung tumor Hydatid cyst

A 45 years male having history of hemoptysis and chest pain. On examination decresed air entry in left basal region. X ray and CT plates attached. Spot the provisional diagnosis


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The intraoperative picture Huge Hydatid cyst of left lung

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Aspergelloma. Sputum exam with KOH for hypae.If confirmed then start. Tab itraconazole . Surgical removal of affected part of lung. No reliable treatment to eradicate aspergelloma .

An oval-shaped, well-defined and rounded homogeneous density mass is observed in left lung. ?Cystic Pulmonary hydatidosis or pulmonary hydatid cyst ? echinococcosis granulosus

Looks like a benign origin. May be abscess or hamartoma.can you take a closer snap of the CT??

Large rounded mass lesion seen in left hemithorax. Benign mass Hydatid cyst Bronchogenic cyst

Looks like a benign one,may be abscess.Can you take the snap of the ct films a bit closer??

Cannonball lesion . Secondary ca.

Left Pulmonary hydatid cyst


sir aspergilloma usally have fluffy shape with not such round margins in dd we should keep encysted pl effusion also round pneumonia even artefact

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Well defined round homogeneous consolidated mass lt mid zone Supported by hrct is d/d 1 malignant lesion 2 fungal ball pneumonitis

Residual cavity in lung with multiple Bronchopleural fistula

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