Items tagged “lung infarction”
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Pulmonary embolism with lung infarction
Diagnosis almost certain
Published 17 Jan 2011
Hampton hump refers to a dome-shaped, pleural-based opacification in the lung most commonly due to pulmonary embolism and lung infarction (it can also result from other causes of pulmonary infarction (e.g. vascular occlusion due to angioinvasive aspergillosis). While a pulmonary embolism is expe...