Pulmonary lymphangiomyomatosis and tuberous sclerosis: comparison of radiographic and thin-section CT findings.

@article{Lenoir1990PulmonaryLA,
  title={Pulmonary lymphangiomyomatosis and tuberous sclerosis: comparison of radiographic and thin-section CT findings.},
  author={St{\'e}phane Lenoir and Philippe Grenier and Michel W. Brauner and Jacques Frija and Martine Remy-Jardin and Didier Revel and Jean François Cordier},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={1990},
  volume={175 2},
  pages={329-34}
}
Chest radiographs, thin-section computed tomographic (CT) scans, and results of pulmonary function tests in nine women with pulmonary lymphangiomyomatosis and two women with pulmonary tuberous sclerosis were retrospectively evaluated. In all patients, CT demonstrated thin-walled cysts less than 20 mm in diameter scattered at random in all parts of the lungs. In eight patients, cysts larger than 20 mm in diameter were also present. Lung tissue between cysts appeared normal in all 11 patients… CONTINUE READING

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