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Pulmonary Bullae

 
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Overview

    • Look For

    • Thin-walled, air-filled spaces with loss of lung markings.
  • Bullae with air-fluid levels may be infected.
    • Significance

    • A sign of emphysema.
    • Example

    • Multiple bullae in a patient with emphysema
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      Multiple bullae in a patient with emphysema
       
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