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Pulmonary Infarction Mimicking An Aspergilloma In A Heart Transplant Recipient

Antonacci F*, Belliato M, Bortolotto C, Di Perna D, Dore R, Orlandoni G and D’Armini AM

Published: 30 January, 2017 | Volume 1 - Issue 1 | Pages: 005-006


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Chest CT, lung window. A round shaped mass is visible in the left lower lobe with wide pleural contact; along the ventral margin there is an air crescent. Angioinvasive aspergillosis generally presents as a pulmonary round mass and the “air crescent sign” is frequently seen in recovering invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (50%) [1]. The lesion presents imaging features very suggestive of aspergillosis.

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