Radiographic patterns in the diagnostic approach to organizing pneumonia.

  title={Radiographic patterns in the diagnostic approach to organizing pneumonia.},
  author={C Utrilla Contreras and Mar{\'i}a Fern{\'a}ndez-Velilla Pe{\~n}a and Francisco Garc{\'i}a R{\'i}o and Mar{\'i}a Isabel Torres S{\'a}nchez},
  journal={Revista clinica espanola},
  volume={214 5},
A 56-year-old woman, non-smoker, who complained of dry cough and dyspnea during the last month came to the emergency department due to increased dyspnea. The chest X-ray showed areas of poorly defined, bilateral alveolar opacities, leading to the diagnosis of bronchopneumonia with partial respiratory failure. During admission, she experienced an exacerbation of the dyspnea. A high-resolution computed tomography scan was performed, showing areas of ground glass opacities with interlobular septal… CONTINUE READING