HRCT summary

Images were obtained by thin section multislice CT (MSCT).

The MSCT shows the following patterns:
  • Centrilobular emphysema
  • Paraseptal emphysema
  • Traction bronchiectasis (minimal)
  • Reticulation (only around emphysema)
 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)