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Heart & Lungs (as Unknown ) (315 items)
Back to Archive Page 10-year-old female with hypertension
Back to Archive Page 2-day-old premature neonate with hemodynamic instability
Back to Archive Page 69-year-old presents for follow up of known celiac artery aneurysm secondary to median arcuate ligament syndrome. Previous work up has been done at an outside institution.
Back to Archive Page 73-year-old male presented with congestive heart failure
Back to Archive Page 38-year-old female with history of recurrent strokes
Back to Archive Page 40-year-old male, history withheld
Back to Archive Page 45-year-old female who presents with increasing shortness of breath on exertion.
Back to Archive Page 33-year-old female for routine 20 week fetal US imaging
Back to Archive Page 13-year-old female with no significant past medical history complains of hemoptysis
Back to Archive Page 4-month-old female with fever and wheezing
Back to Archive Page 6-year-old male with chest pain
Back to Archive Page 23-year-old male presented to the emergency room with sudden onset chest pain continuing for several hours. Troponin levels were mildly elevated.
Back to Archive Page 55-year-old man status post thoracic surgery
Back to Archive Page 14-month-old with weak left brachial artery pulse
Back to Archive Page 52-year-old female with history of poorly controlled hypertension experiences chest pain following exercise.
Back to Archive Page 38-year-old male presenting with abdominal pain
Back to Archive Page 58-year-old male with a history of melanoma
Back to Archive Page 21-year-old-man with tetralogy of Fallot and pulmonary atresia with 22q11 deletion. Patient was previously treated with a Blalock-Taussig shunt.
Back to Archive Page A 56-year-old man presents with dizziness, nausea, and chest pain
Back to Archive Page Cyanotic neonate born after 33 weeks gestation
Back to Archive Page 77-year-old male with history of previous MI and cardiomyopathy with ejection fraction of 20%
Back to Archive Page Asymptomatic 38-year-old male with cardiovascular family history and abnormal screening echocardiogram
Back to Archive Page 19-year-old female with history of Down syndrome in the ICU presents with fever
Back to Archive Page A 34-year-old woman presented with left sided weakness and dizziness after suffering a second stroke. She had an atrial septal defect diagnosed as a child, and repaired at age 11. She subsequently developed an arrhythmia, eventually requiring pacemaker placement at age 20. At age 29, she developed symptoms of an embolic stroke, and cardiac evaluation at that time suggested the pacemaker was no longer needed, so it was removed. The patient was put on Coumadin at this time. Despite anticoagulation (unclear how compliant the patient was), the patient developed a second embolic stroke at age 34.
Back to Archive Page Asymptomatic 57-year-old male had a routine annual chest radiograph
Back to Archive Page 51-year-old male with multiple myeloma, presents with chest pain and palpitations. The patient has had recent stem cell harvesting.
Back to Archive Page 40-year-old woman presents with progressive exertional chest pain and dyspnea. Cardiac risk factors include hypercholesterolemia, diabetes, and hypertension.
Back to Archive Page A 32-year-old female presents with productive cough for two months
Back to Archive Page 78-year-old man with decreased mental status
Back to Archive Page 27-year-old female with abnormal serum potassium
Back to Archive Page A 79-year-old female presents with abdominal pain.
Back to Archive Page Shortness of breath in a 62-year-old male
Back to Archive Page A 48-year-old male who sustained blunt trauma to the chest, a contrast enhanced CT of the chest was performed.
Back to Archive Page A 40-year-old female with a history of hypothyroidism presents with perioral numbness and dysarthria for one week.
Back to Archive Page A 62-year-old male presents with atypical chest pain.
Back to Archive Page Preoperative chest radiograph
Back to Archive Page A 21-year-old pregnant female with history of essential hypertension was referred for MRI after an abnormal echocardiogram (results withheld).
Back to Archive Page A 56-year-old female with metastatic non-small cell cancer presents with worsening dyspnea, hoarseness and cough
Back to Archive Page A 29-year-old male presents with chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 35-year-old female presents with dyspnea on exertion and vague chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 68-year-old female with known CLL presents for staging chest CT.
Back to Archive Page Status post placement of left subclavian venous line
Back to Archive Page A 65-year-old male admitted with acute chest pain. Based upon lab findings and EKG, the patient was thought to have an inferior wall myocardial infarction. An echocardiogram performed prior to CT demonstrated akinesis of the inferior wall consistent with a myocardial infarction.
Back to Archive Page A 36-year-old woman was involved in a high-speed, head-on motor vehicle collision and was subsequently brought to the ER for evaluation. She was an unrestrained driver of one of the vehicles and is complaining of bilateral chest pain, shortness of breath, and bilateral lower-extremity pain.
Back to Archive Page A 35-year-old female presents with dyspnea on exertion and shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page A 38-year-old male with dyspnea on exertion, orthopnoea, and pedal edema. Medical history significant for diabetes and hypertension.
Back to Archive Page A 36-year-old male presents with shortness of breath and chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 29-year-old female with right lower quadrant abdominal pain
Back to Archive Page A 39-year-old man presents with palpitations, increasing dyspnea, fatigue, and chest discomfort. Physical examination is significant for a raised jugular venous pressure, hepatomegaly, and pedal edema.
Back to Archive Page A 65-year-old man with known coronary artery disease and prior coronary bypass surgery, presents with increasing dyspnea on exertion. Five years before the current presentation, he had undergone a coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) operation with a left internal mammary graft to the left anterior descending artery, and a saphenous vein graft to the right coronary artery. Risk factors for coronary artery disease include arterial hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and diabetes mellitus. An adenosine stress perfusion cardiac MRI (CMR) was performed.
Back to Archive Page A 31-year-old woman with exertional dyspnea
Back to Archive Page A 22-year-old woman with recurrent deep venous thrombosis. History of previous pericardial window.
Back to Archive Page A 59-year-old man with progressive shortness of breath and oxygen requirement.
Back to Archive Page A 31-year-old woman with abdominal pain for three weeks presented to the ER with worsening symptoms.
Back to Archive Page A 66-year-old patient with history of colon cancer had a CT scan of the chest as part of staging workup.
Back to Archive Page A 72-year-old woman with fatigue, weight loss, facial purpura, enlarged submandibular glands, chest pain, and cardiac arrhythmias.
Back to Archive Page A 22-year-old woman presented with recurrent bilateral lower leg pain, which was aggravated by walking. Physical examination revealed bilateral foot ulceration and the absence of pedal pulses bilaterally. Cardiac CT and MRI were performed for further evaluation of an abnormality visualized on echocardiography.
Back to Archive Page A 34-year-old woman with chest pain and abnormal electrocardiogram. Cardiac catheterization showed no evidence of coronary artery disease.
Back to Archive Page A 63-year-old man with history of moderate to severe eccentric aortic regurgitation on cardiac echo. Possible ascending aortic abnormality.
Back to Archive Page A 73-year-old man presents with chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 56-year-old man presents with abrupt onset of severe chest pain that radiates down his back. His pulse is 112 beats per minute, and his blood pressure is 180/100. His vital signs are otherwise normal. His EKG shows normal sinus rhythm.
Back to Archive Page An 89-year-old woman was transferred from a nursing home with a 3-day history of vomiting, abdominal pain, and confusion. She has a known thoraco-abdominal aneurysm and coronary artery disease.
Back to Archive Page An 80-year-old woman presents with increasing shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page 40-year-old female with shortness of breath and EKG abnormalities
Back to Archive Page 59-year-old female presented with congestive heart failure and non-sustained ventricular tachycardia
Back to Archive Page 70-year-old male with diabetes, hyperlipidemia, previous MI presents with dyspnea on exertion.
Back to Archive Page A 63-year-old female presents with recent history of increased stress, and had a work up for chest pain that included mildly elevated cardiac enzymes, and a cardiac catheterization that showed normal coronary arteries but a suspicious ventriculogram. She was referred for cardiac MRI.
Back to Archive Page A 45-year-old female presents with a one year history of dyspnea and fatigue that has been worsening over the last two to three months.
Back to Archive Page 45-year-old female was referred for cardiac MRI after an abnormality was seen on an echocardiogram done for stroke workup.
Back to Archive Page 1-day-old preterm female with a left groin mass
Back to Archive Page A 52-year-old man presents with a history of new onset ventricular arrhythmias.
Back to Archive Page A 36-year-old man presents with right flank pain and hematuria.
Back to Archive Page An 89-year-old woman who was found unresponsive at home presents to the ED with hypotension and tachycardia.
Back to Archive Page A 32-year-old woman presents with chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 29-year-old man presents with chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 48-year-old man presents with a history of multiple syncopal episodes, chest pain, and report of an intrathoracic mass on echocardiography.
Back to Archive Page A 21-year-old man presents for a chest CT to evaluate pneumonia.
Back to Archive Page A 15-year-old young man with a history of congenital heart disease presents with several weeks of malaise, low-grade fevers, weight loss, and, most recently, chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 70-year-old man with a history of coronary artery disease, status post coronary artery bypass graft including left internal mammary artery to left anterior descending artery (LIMA-to-LAD) graft,now presents with chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 26-year-old woman presents with syncope, shortness of breath, spasms of the feet, and heart palpitations. CT angiography of the chest was ordered to rule out pulmonary embolism.
Back to Archive Page A 17-year-old young man with a recent history of gastrointestinal illness lasting 2 days presented to his high school nurse complaining of heartburn-like chest pain, which soon radiated to his jaw and left arm. He was sent by ambulance to a local ED where he had an abnormal electrocardiogram, positive creatinine kinase M-band (CK-MB) with creatine phosphokinase (CPK) = 417, and borderline troponin. He was transferred to a cardiac care center for further evaluation. He was hemodynamically stable, but his chest pain persisted and troponin peaked at 62.
Back to Archive Page A 45-year-old premenopausal woman presents with a heart murmur.
Back to Archive Page A patient presents with incidental finding on chest radiography.
Back to Archive Page A 61-year-old man with a 6-month history of symptomatic paroxysmal atrial fibrillation presents to the hospital with excruciating pleuritic chest pain after undergoing radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation 14 days prior.
Back to Archive Page A 67-year-old obese man with ischemic cardiomyopathy (ejection fraction of 15%), atrial fibrillation status postbiventricular implantable cardioverter defibrillator, and pulmonary hypertension is referred for a cardiac CT exam for radiofrequency catheter ablation planning.
Back to Archive Page A 70-year-old man presents with progressive hoarseness and a history of hypertensive heart disease, cardiac failure, and coronary artery surgery.
Back to Archive Page A 69-year-old man presents to the ER with chest pain. The patient has a history of dyslipidemia and hypertension and denies fever and history of major trauma.
Back to Archive Page A 79-year-old woman is referred to evaluate for myocardial ischemia.
Back to Archive Page A 63-year-old man presents with history withheld.
Back to Archive Page 37-year-old asymptomatic female
Back to Archive Page 36-year-old female status post motor vehicle accident.
Back to Archive Page 20-year-old male with a history of asthma presents to the Emergency Department with wheezing and dyspnea
Back to Archive Page 63-year-old male smoker with laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma treated one year ago with surgery and radiation. New solitary left lung nodule, hypermetabolic on PET. Percutaneous biopsy requested to determine if metastasis vs. new primary lung cancer. Figure 1 is the initial CT biopsy image status post 19-gauge introducer needle placement in the prone position, with the tip near the lesion. Figure 2 and Figure 3 were obtained after the needle was slightly repositioned once, upon which the patient complained of anterior chest pain, developed ventricular tachycardia and became unresponsive.
Back to Archive Page 58-year-old male with a medical history of COPD presents with a 10 day history of coughing.
Back to Archive Page 20-year-old female presenting with pleuritic chest pain
Back to Archive Page A 52-year-old man presents with chest pain.
Back to Archive Page 77-year-old male patient with history of prostate cancer presented with pleural effusions seen on chest x ray.
Back to Archive Page 67-year-old patient in intensive care unit (ICU) with shortness of breath
Back to Archive Page 21-year-old male with no past medical history presents with progressive shortness of breath and productive cough after recovering from a recent mild upper respiratory tract infection
Back to Archive Page 5-year-old male with a history of fever of unknown origin and diarrhea with abnormal liver function tests and anemia
Back to Archive Page 28-year-old asymptomatic male
Back to Archive Page A 63-year-old female presents to the emergency department for persistent chest pain and dyspnea on exertion for the past 2 weeks.
Back to Archive Page A 44-year-old man with history of HIV and CD4 count of 68 on dapsone for PCP prophylaxis presented with chest pain and dyspnea, but no fever
Back to Archive Page 30-year-old female with prenatal ultrasound and MRI images below
Back to Archive Page A 17-year-old woman presents with withheld history.
Back to Archive Page 55-year-old male, asymptomatic
Back to Archive Page 52-year-old male presents with shortness of breath
Back to Archive Page 66-year-old female presents with abdominal fullness, early satiety, and shortness of breath. She has a history of social smoking and occasional alcohol use. She is a retired secretary from DuPont. Further work-up revealed a significantly elevated CA-125 level, a low hemoglobin and hematocrit, and increased platelet count.
Back to Archive Page A young female was brought to the emergency department after being found unresponsive by the EMS
Back to Archive Page 78-year-old male patient presented to the emergency room with chief complaint of dizziness. The patient was found to have atrial fibrillation
Back to Archive Page 20-year-old asymptomatic male who requires a pre-commision physical exam and chest x-ray prior to admission into the Navy
Back to Archive Page 51-year-old woman presents to the emergency department with atypical chest pain radiating to the back
Back to Archive Page A 24-year-old woman with known Type B Niemann-Pick disease presented with insidious onset cough.
Back to Archive Page 64-year-old man was admitted after the sudden onset of leg weakness and seizure activity. Physical exam revealed left sided limb spasticity and weakness. The patient had a 50-pack year smoking history. Abdominal and Pelvic CT did not reveal any masses.
Back to Archive Page 52-year-old female with history of surgical resection of right adrenal carcinoma which had tumor thrombus extension into the right atrium. Presently on mitotane.
Back to Archive Page 50-year-old man with a long smoking history presents to the emergency department with shortness of breath and pulmonary emboli.
Back to Archive Page 40-year-old male with chest pain
Back to Archive Page 11-month-old boy with chronic cough
Back to Archive Page 13-year-old male admitted with fever, stridor, productive cough and hemoptysis. The patient's most recent laryngoscopy showed large anterior papillomas in the subglottic airway resulting in 80% obstruction of the airway lumen.
Back to Archive Page Bitter tasting cough six months after intraoperative radiofrequency ablation of metastatic cancer in the liver.
Back to Archive Page 50-year-old female with history of hysterectomy for fibroids presenting with fever. R/o pneumonia.
Back to Archive Page An AP radiograph of the chest performed on a newborn female for follow-up on an abnormality noted on prenatal ultrasound demonstrates 2 lucent lesions overlying the left lung base.
Back to Archive Page 54-year-old male patient with severe dyspnea
Back to Archive Page 68-year-old male patient with history of hematuria
Back to Archive Page 65-year-old male presents to the emergency room with chest pain
Back to Archive Page 66-year-old woman presents with complaint of periodic mild hemoptysis.
Back to Archive Page Asymptomatic 55-year-old man. He has worked for 20 years with oil field equipment. Recently a coworker was diagnosed with lung disease. He is concerned that he may have lung disease.
Back to Archive Page Patient presents with stridor
Back to Archive Page 43-year-old male smoker with dyspnea on exertion
Back to Archive Page 67-year-old male presents for restaging of a right hilar squamous cell carcinoma treated with chemoradiotherapy.
Back to Archive Page A 3-year-old boy presents with 2 weeks of low grade fever and cough
Back to Archive Page 39-year-old male patient with known history of AIDS
Back to Archive Page 65-year-old male presented with chest wall and RUQ pain. The rest of the history is withheld.
Back to Archive Page 58-year-old male with fever and cough
Back to Archive Page 34-year-old African American male presented to the hospital with a complaint of shortness of breath. He reported increasing dyspnea and occasional hemoptysis.
Back to Archive Page 60-year-old patient presented to the ER with acute respiratory failure and was treated with antibiotics for a preliminary diagnosis of pneumonia.
Back to Archive Page Abdominal MRI performed on neonate (4th day) with abnormal prenatal ultrasound
Back to Archive Page 63-year-old female with dysphagia
Back to Archive Page 24-year-old male with shortness of breath
Back to Archive Page 86-year-old female with cough.
Back to Archive Page 57-year-old female, non-smoker, with a non productive cough.
Back to Archive Page 37-year-old female for pre-employment chest x-ray
Back to Archive Page A 57-year-old male with pre-op chest x-ray for knee surgery
Back to Archive Page A 43-year-old woman presents to the ED with acute severe shortness of breath and mild chest pain. She has no systemic symptoms, no significant past medical history, and does not smoke.
Back to Archive Page A 56-year-old woman hospitalized for one week with complaint of chest pain and shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page A 55-year-old female presents with fever.
Back to Archive Page A 29-year-old male presents with an insidious onset of left sided chest pain, shortness of breath and occasional wheeze. Symptoms first started at the age of 19 and have been slowly progressive. No history of weight loss.
Back to Archive Page A 59-year-old male presents to medicine clinic with cough.
Back to Archive Page A 67-year-old man with past history of tobacco abuse and remote positive PPD test presents to clinic with a chronic cough of several weeks.
Back to Archive Page A 68-year-old female with a known C4 compression fracture presented to the ED with new onset radiculopathy.
Back to Archive Page A 45-year-old asthmatic male presents with recurrent shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page A 63-year-old Caucasian woman presents with a long history of recurrent pneumonias and sinusitis.
Back to Archive Page A 50-year-old male with dyspnea of 3 months duration
Back to Archive Page A 52-year-old caucasian female presents with epistaxis, dyspnea with platypnea, and occasional hemoptysis. She has no history of smoking.
Back to Archive Page A 38-year-old man presents with a two-month history of cough with occasional blood-tinged sputum. No fever, chills, weight loss, or night sweats. Hobbies include hunting and fishing. No significant history of smoking. Symptoms did not resolve with a course of broad spectrum antibacterial antibiotics.
Back to Archive Page A 63-year-old male with a past medical history of asthma admitted with acute shortness of breath, fever, and an increased white count.
Back to Archive Page A 35-year-old woman with HIV infection presents with fever, increasing fatigue, shortness of breath, and chest discomfort. CD 4 count 2 cells/L.
Back to Archive Page Middle-aged man with chronic sputum production. Past medical history is significant for recurrent bouts of pneumonia throughout his childhood.
Back to Archive Page A 63-year-old renal transplant patient presents with a fever and cough
Back to Archive Page A 47-year-old woman with dyspnea
Back to Archive Page A 55-year-old man presents to the emergency department with chest pain...........
Back to Archive Page A 25-year-old woman presents with cough, greenish sputum production, and recurrent infections
Back to Archive Page Newborn in the NICU for respiratory distress.
Back to Archive Page A 24-year-old woman presents to the emergency department complaining of chest pain radiating to the neck. She has no pertinent past medical history.
Back to Archive Page A 29-year-old woman with hypercalcemia
Back to Archive Page A 57-year-old man with progressive dyspnea
Back to Archive Page A 55-year-old man with history of dyspnea for several years. His shortness of breath has accelerated over the past two months.
Back to Archive Page An obese 41-year-old man was approximately one-year postelective gastric bypass surgery. The surgery was complicated by lower extremity deep vein thrombosis treated at that time with a retrievable inferior vena cava (IVC) filter. The filter was never retrieved. The patient now presents to the emergency department with chest pain and tachycardia.
Back to Archive Page A 46-year-old woman with difficulty breathing
Back to Archive Page A 55-year-old woman with a history of coughing up blood and a 40-lb. weight loss over the last year
Back to Archive Page A 19-year-old woman with shortness of breath, cough, and lower abdominal pain.
Back to Archive Page Asymptomatic 74-year-old man with several masses on chext x-ray
Back to Archive Page A 28-year-old male presents with a history of cough and deepening voice over a period of several months. The patient had been treated for pneumonia six months prior to this visit.
Back to Archive Page Surveillance radiograph for asymptomatic HIV shows the following:
Back to Archive Page A 16-year-old boy presents to emergency department with history withheld.
Back to Archive Page 6-month old female presenting with painless right neck mass
Back to Archive Page 54-year-old male with low grade fever. Unknown HIV status.
Back to Archive Page Neonate with respiratory distress
Back to Archive Page 33-year-old male with cough.
Back to Archive Page 67-year-old female with a greater than 100 pack-year history of tobacco use and progressive cough with dyspnea on exertion.
Back to Archive Page 75-year old male with history of bladder cancer status-post chemotherapy
Back to Archive Page 26-year-old female with chest pain
Back to Archive Page A 53-year-old man with multiple nonhealing ulcers on his left lower extremity. Past medical history is significant for long-standing uncontrolled diabetes, chronic renal insufficiency, and peripheral neuropathy. Patient was referred to the nuclear medicine department because of concern for osteomyelitis.
Back to Archive Page A 77-year-old woman presents with shortness of breath and increasing dyspnea on exertion, associated with a purulent cough. She complains of a dull headache with onset one month ago. Physical exam reveals conjunctivitis in the right eye, as well as proptosis and exopthalmos. She has a 50-pack per year smoking history, but quit nine years ago. The patient has no hemoptysis, fever, chills, or night sweats. Patient does not complain of joint aches, and has no history of recent travel or exposure to communicable respiratory disease. A urinalysis and a sputum culture were negative. After an abnormal chest radiograph, she underwent a CT scan of the chest and maxillofacial bones.
Back to Archive Page A 16-month-old otherwise healthy girl presents with two days of cough
Back to Archive Page A 59-year-old man with chronic constipation and left lower lobe consolidation, stable over the course of one year. Patient is on heavy mineral oil as a laxative.
Back to Archive Page A 37-year-old woman presents with a 6-week history of cough.
Back to Archive Page A 71-year-old woman presented to the emergency department with right flank pain. A non-contrast CT scan of the abdomen was performed. Visualization of a "concerning finding" on the uppermost images prompted the ER physicians to obtain a non-contrast CT scan of the chest.
Back to Archive Page A 48-year-old woman presented to the ER with shortness of breath after dust inhalation at work. Chest radiographs were obtained for further evaluation. No prior studies were available for comparison.
Back to Archive Page A 60-year-old woman with chronic shortness of breath and reduced exercise tolerance had a CT scan of the chest for further evaluation.
Back to Archive Page A 3-year-old girl presents to the pediatric clinic with a 4-day history of wheezing. The patient has history of asthma, but her albuterol nebulizer treatments have not helped with this episode.
Back to Archive Page A 23-year-old man with shortness of breath
Back to Archive Page A 50-year-old man with subacute shortness of breath and cough
Back to Archive Page A 54-year-old woman with portable chest radiograph taken following intraoperative placement of a chest wall venous port via the right subclavian vein.
Back to Archive Page A 30-year-old man of Mexican descent with history of testicular cancer and prior orchiectomy underwent a contrast-enhanced chest CT.
Back to Archive Page A 39-year-old woman with a history of stage 3A Hodgkin's lymphoma, nodular sclerosing type, treated with high-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplant, was referred for FDG-PET imaging prior to radiation therapy. A CT scan (not shown) performed about 1 week before the FDG-PET study revealed a confluent soft tissue density, measuring approximately 5 cm x 3 cm, in the anterior mediastinum, but was otherwise unremarkable. The patient underwent 2 PET scans, A and B. PET scan B was performed 5 days after A.
Back to Archive Page A 50-year-old woman with progressive shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page A 69-year-old man complaining of shortness of breath for several months. No significant medical history, questionable occupational hazard (retired coal miner), not on medication.
Back to Archive Page A 54-year-old female with shortness of breath and slight cough. Pulmonary function tests reveal mild air trapping and significant gas exchange abnormality.
Back to Archive Page A 26-year-old Hispanic woman, chair- and bed-bound due to shortness of breath. Raynaud's phenomenon present.
Back to Archive Page A 42-year-old female with worsening dyspnea over 20 months.
Back to Archive Page An 86-year-old male with shortness of breath and elevated LFTs.
Back to Archive Page A 39-year-old man with a history of HIV presents with cough and shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page A 49-year-old man presents with weight loss and cough. The patient has a 20-year smoking history.
Back to Archive Page A 50-year-old woman with progressive shortness of breath and cough.
Back to Archive Page The patient is a 14-year-old girl who had a 1-month history of shortness of breath and cough with sputum production and fevers. She was treated with Zithromax and then with Biaxin, which were not helpful. She had elevated WBC (16.1), ESR (118), and eosinophilia (43%). PPD and blood cultures were negative. She had a history of multiple respiratory infections.
Back to Archive Page A 40-year-old woman presents with cough and progressive shortness of breath. She has a significant history of smoking.
Back to Archive Page A well-appearing, 4-year-old boy complains of cough, wheezing, and fever.
Back to Archive Page A newborn male had a mediastinal mass diagnosed on prenatal ultrasound.
Back to Archive Page A 26-year-old woman with chronic lung disease presents with significant hemoptysis.
Back to Archive Page A 40-year-old male presents with progressive exertional dyspnea of insidious onset and cough. The past medical history is significant for smoking.
Back to Archive Page A 64-year-old man presents with cough and mild chest discomfort.
Back to Archive Page A 30-year-old woman with a 3-year history of recurrent episodes of fever, chills, cough, and hemoptysis.
Back to Archive Page A 55-year-old female with recurrent episodes of acute exacerbations of dyspnea.
Back to Archive Page 16 year-old otherwise healthy male presented with left chest wall swelling.
Back to Archive Page 50-year-old man with abnormality noted on chest CT referred for coronary CTA.
Back to Archive Page A 57-year-old man presents with recent onset of hemoptysis, chest pain, fever, and dyspnea.
Back to Archive Page A 46-year-old woman presents with end-stage renal disease.
Back to Archive Page A 75-year-old man is currently asymptomatic status post above-the-knee amputation for chondrosarcoma of the right femur (staging per oncology).
Back to Archive Page A 2-day-old male infant, born at 35 weeks, presents with food intolerance and abdominal distention.
Back to Archive Page A 30-year-old man presents with complaints of gradual weight loss, fever, night sweats, shortness of breath, chest pain, constant coughing, and hemoptysis. He denies drug use and has no significant family, personal, social, or additional medical history. His chest radiograph is shown.
Back to Archive Page 38-year-old male who presents with shortness of breath, wheezing, and chronic cough
Back to Archive Page 38-year-old male with dyspnea
Back to Archive Page A 65-year-old woman is referred for lung biopsy.
Back to Archive Page A 19-year-old female nonsmoker presents with hemoptysis, anemia, and a history of a cold.
Back to Archive Page 71-year-old male with tracheal stenosis
Back to Archive Page A 92-year-old woman presented with a chief complaint of increasing shortness of breath and orthopnea. Her past medical history was significant for endometrial cancer (diagnosed at age 89) for which she underwent hysterectomy.
Back to Archive Page A 7-month-old boy infant presents with a right upper quadrant mass which was found incidentally on an outside CT.
Back to Archive Page A 78-year-old woman was referred for chest CT after reporting a 10-pound unintentional weight loss over several months. She also reported a history of lung nodules of unknown significance with the last surveillance CT of the lungs approximately 1 year ago.
Back to Archive Page A 50-year-old man presents with a cough that has lasted for a few months.
Back to Archive Page A 32-year-old man presents with a history of recurrent pulmonary infections and deteriorating respiratory function.
Back to Archive Page A 52-year-old male smoker presents for a baseline chest x-ray.
Back to Archive Page A 56-year-old woman presents with acute respiratory failure.
Back to Archive Page A 56-year-old woman presents to the ED with worsening shortness of breath over the last 2 months. She has a 2-year history of progressive shortness of breath with activity.
Back to Archive Page An 18-year-old man is brought to the ED as a trauma code.
Back to Archive Page A 52-year-old man presents with dyspnea and evaluation for lung transplantation.
Back to Archive Page A 39-year-old woman presents with dyspnea. The patient, who has known myelodysplastic syndrome with severe normochromic normocytic anemia, leucopenia, and thrombocytopenia, was transfused with 2 units of leukodepleted, washed packed red blood cells.
Back to Archive Page A 27-year-old woman Mexican immigrant without a significant past medical history presents to the ED with a chief complaint of cough, shortness of breath, increased work of breathing, fevers, abdominal pain, and nausea for the past 3 days.
Back to Archive Page A 44-year-old woman presents with an acute exacerbation of a 1-year history of progressive shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page A 68-year-old woman with a history of aortic surgery presents with shortness of breath. A lung CT with and without contrast was performed.
Back to Archive Page A 35-year-old woman with a history of sarcoidosis presents to the emergency department with cough and fever.
Back to Archive Page A patient presents with withheld history.
Back to Archive Page A patient presents with withheld history.
Back to Archive Page A 20-year-old asymptomatic man presents with a systolic murmur heard best at the right upper sternal border.
Back to Archive Page A 60-year-old woman presents with complaints of intermittent coughing and hemoptysis.
Back to Archive Page A 19-year-old man presents with acute and intense anterior left-sided chest pain, 6-pound weight loss in the last week, and unspecified cardiac murmur diagnosed several months ago by his primary physician.
Back to Archive Page A 51-year-old man presents with a history of chest pain and increasing dyspnea on exertion.
Back to Archive Page A 56-year-old man presents with acute chest pain radiating to his back and left neck.
Back to Archive Page A 31-year-old woman presents with withheld history.
Back to Archive Page A 60-year-old woman presents with liver transplant failure, sepsis, and multiorgan failure.
Back to Archive Page An 8-month-old boy presents to the emergency department with fever.
Back to Archive Page An adolescent man presents with weather-related blunt trauma.
Back to Archive Page An 83-year-old man presents with worsening respiratory difficulties.
Back to Archive Page An 81-year-old woman with a history of multiple medical problems receives cardiopulmonary resuscitation and is intubated in the field.
Back to Archive Page A 21-year-old woman with no significant past medical history presents with the chief complaint of shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page A patient presents with withheld history.
Back to Archive Page A 64-year-old male smoker with a history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease presents to an outside hospital with worsening shortness of breath for the last 3 months. He had a squamous cell carcinoma of the lip excised last year. He also reported a 2.6-cm right lung mass diagnosed 14 years earlier, which was stable on a 1-year follow-up examination. Since then, further imaging was not obtained. He now reports progressive shortness of breath at rest with minimal excretion and a 20-pound weight loss over the last 6 months.
Back to Archive Page A 38-year-old woman presents with chest pain and shortness of breath. Her medical history is significant for pulmonary embolism and iron deficiency anemia.
Back to Archive Page A 50-year-old woman presents with acute shortness of breath, hemoptysis, and anemia. She has a history of pulmonary embolism and deep venous thrombosis.
Back to Archive Page A 43-year-old woman presents with right upper quadrant abdominal pain. There is a remote history of cholecystectomy.
Back to Archive Page 36-year-old woman with a history of systemic lupus erythematosus presents to the ED with complaints of generalized weakness and progressive shortness of breath that started 6 8 weeks prior. No additional history was provided.
Back to Archive Page A 50-year-old woman presents with dyspnea that has worsened over the past few years.
Back to Archive Page A 76-year-old woman presents with withheld history.
Back to Archive Page A 17-year-old woman presents with dyspnea.
Back to Archive Page A patient presents with withheld history.
Back to Archive Page A 70-year-old man with a remote history of gastrointestinal lymphoma presents with progressive shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page A 76-year-old man presents with left-sided chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 23-year-old man with chronic respiratory disease presents with hemoptysis.
Back to Archive Page A 52-year-old woman with a history of breast cancer presents with shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page A 52-year-old African American man with a history of congestive heart failure (CHF), diabetes mellitus, and hypertension presents with shortness of breath and CHF exacerbation. After medical treatment, the patient continued to experience shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page A 51-year-old woman with a recent diagnosis of breast cancer presents with right-sided pleuritic chest pain.
Back to Archive Page Patient presents with history withheld.
Back to Archive Page A 63-year-old woman presents with the chief complaint of nonproductive cough. Her past medical history was significant for squamous cell carcinoma of the right upper lobe, which was treated with chemotherapy and radiation therapy approximately 9 years prior to presentation. She had been lost to follow-up for several years.
Back to Archive Page A 43-year-old woman presents with progressive shortness of breath. She reports no occupational exposures.
Back to Archive Page A 45-year-old man presents with chest pain and a 15-pound weight loss in the past 2 weeks. The patient has AIDS (with a CD4 count of 92).
Back to Archive Page A 20-year-old woman presents with a sudden onset of dyspnea after undergoing a cosmetic procedure.
Back to Archive Page Patient presents with history withheld.
Back to Archive Page A 45-year-old woman with a history of intravenous drug abuse and smoking presents to the emergency room with dyspnea.
Back to Archive Page A 78-year-old woman with significant cardiovascular history presents with acute shortness of breath and chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 59-year-old patient presents with cough and hemoptysis.
Back to Archive Page A 53-year-old man with a history of chronic lymphocytic leukemia s/p previous allogeneic stem cell transplantation presents with dyspnea.
Back to Archive Page A 36-year-old man with past medical history of nonischemic/dilated cardiomyopathy, ejection fraction 1520%, s/p automatic implantable cardioverter/defibrillator, and a history of torsades de pointes on amiodarone is admitted for congestive heart failure exacerbation and cardiogenic shock. Shortly after admission, the patient developed shortness of breath, fever, worsening hypotension, and hypoxemia, requiring intubation. Shortly after intubation, the patient progressed to pulseless electrical activity arrest and required dopamine pressor support for 2 days. Upon stabilization and extubation, imaging was obtained.
Back to Archive Page A 63-year-old man presents with shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page A 58-year-old man presents to the ED with a 1-month history of progressive dyspnea. History is significant for a recent episode of diabetic ketoacidosis with subsequent intubation.
Back to Archive Page A 39-year-old man without any past medical history presents to the emergency department with new onset chest pain, hypertension, and a creatinine level of 2.8 mg/dLm.
Back to Archive Page A 28-year-old woman presents with exercise intolerance, occasional dyspnea, and infrequent headaches.
Back to Archive Page A 62-year-old man presents for orthopedic consultation for left shoulder pain and arm weakness. Initial noncontrast CT scan of the shoulder was requested for suspected shoulder strain.
Back to Archive Page A 54-year-old woman presents for preoperative evaluation for gastric bypass surgery with no current complaints. Her past medical history includes multiple pulmonary emboli, diabetes, hypertension, and morbid obesity. Her past surgical history includes colectomy, splenectomy, hysterectomy, and open cholecystectomy.
Back to Archive Page A 5-year-old girl presents to the ED with a cough.
Back to Archive Page A 51-year-old woman presents 1 day after kidney transplant with acute onset hypoxemia and shortness of breath.
Back to Archive Page An 82-year-old man underwent chest CT for incidental lung findings on abdominal CT. Abdominal CT was positive for renal stones. There is history of diabetes, 60 pack/year tobacco use, low-grade prostate cancer, and rheumatoid arthritis.
Back to Archive Page A 28-year-old man presents with right shoulder pain after an electrocution injury at work.
Back to Archive Page A 59-year-old male nonsmoker presents with a cough.
Back to Archive Page A patient presents with withheld history.
Back to Archive Page A 50-year-old man with a 40-pack per year history of smoking tobacco presents to the ED after 1 month of occasional hemoptysis, weight loss, and progressive feeling of weakness. He is also HIV negative.
Back to Archive Page A 55-year-old man with contractures secondary to familial dystonia presents with 2 weeks of coughing, shortness of breath, and right chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 53-year-old woman with 5 days of worsening dyspnea and orthopnea presents with acute hypotension and an abnormal transthoracic echocardiogram. She has a history of deep venous thrombosis in 1994 due to oral contraceptive use.
Back to Archive Page A 25-year-old primiparous woman presents 6 hours postpartum following a prolonged, but uncomplicated, spontaneous vaginal delivery.
Back to Archive Page A patient presents with withheld history.
Back to Archive Page A 32-year-old asymptomatic woman presents for chest x-ray for routine pre-employment screening.
Back to Archive Page A 73-year-old man with a history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, obstructive sleep apnea, and congestive heart failure presents with progressive dyspnea and recurrent pneumonia.
Back to Archive Page A 24-year-old man presents with a month-long history of right-sided chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A patient presents with shortness of breath and abdominal pulsation.
Back to Archive Page The patient is a 62-year-old woman who presented with fever and leukocytosis and was found, on initial chest radiograph, to have left lower lobe collapse. Additionally, there was evidence of tracheobronchial calcification, with more involvement of the distal airways than the proximal airways. Her reported past medical history was significant only for atrial fibrillation, which was diagnosed decades prior and was well controlled on medication. The patient subsequently underwent bronchoscopy to determine the cause of her left lower lobe collapse.
Back to Archive Page A patient presents with blunt trauma.
Back to Archive Page A 59-year-old woman with a 40-pack-per-year history of smoking presents with a 3-month history of hemoptysis. There is no history of an interventional procedure or trauma.
Back to Archive Page A 54-year-old man presents with painless progressive swelling in the upper chest for 5 months, which started to become painful 5 days prior to presentation.
Back to Archive Page A 58-year-old man presents with anterior pleuritic chest pain for several days.
Back to Archive Page A 36-year-old man with end-stage renal disease presents with facial swelling and shortness of breath. A pulmonary CT angiogram was requested to evaluate for pulmonary embolism.
Back to Archive Page A 72-year-old man presents for a preoperative chest radiograph.
Back to Archive Page A 65-year-old woman presents with cough.
Back to Archive Page A 75-year-old man presents with shortness of breath and chest pain.
Back to Archive Page A 33-year-old male-to-female transgendered person presents with shortness of breath for 1 day.
Back to Archive Page A 46-year-old woman smoker presents with no significant past medical history and denies chest pain, shortness of breath, and cough.
Back to Archive Page A 30-year-old woman presents with palpitations.
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