Test Findings
 

Air Bronchograms

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Overview

    • Look For

    • Tubular outlines of the smaller airways.
    • Significance

    • Appear when the alveoli surrounding the airway collapse or are filled with fluid.
    • Causes of Air Bronchograms

    • Pneumonia
    • Atelectasis
    • Pulmonary oedema
    • Acute respiratory distress syndrome
    • Bronchoalveolar carcinoma
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