Intralobar pulmonary sequestration presenting as a large multicystic mass.

@article{Alshumrani2005IntralobarPS,
  title={Intralobar pulmonary sequestration presenting as a large multicystic mass.},
  author={Ghazi Adlan Alshumrani and Sara A Alganm},
  journal={Saudi medical journal},
  year={2005},
  volume={26 5},
  pages={866-8}
}
A large multicystic mass lesion is not a common presentation of pulmonary sequestration. This presentation may result in failure to identify the supplying systemic artery due to multiplicity of the large cysts and, therefore, a wrong diagnosis. We discuss a case of intralobar pulmonary sequestration presented similarly. Chest x-ray and CT appearance gave an initial impression of hydatid disease which is endemic in Saudi Arabia. Fortunately, the supplying systemic artery was identified in the… CONTINUE READING

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