HRCT summary

Images were obtained by thin section multislice CT (MSCT). The MSCT shows the following patterns:
  • Reticulation (basal and peripheral predominance)
  • Ground glass opacity
  • Traction bronchiectasis
  • Honeycombing (minimal)
Progression of disease in this patient can be seen in comparison with a follow-up scan five years later.

Scan Settings
Non-enhanced scan Window level: 1600/-600
64-line scanner Slice thickness: 1mm
Inspiratory breath-hold Increment: 0.7mm 
  Scan time: 5s
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Provided by Prof. Heussel and PD Kreuter (Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, Germany)