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135 Possible Causes for Hyperlucent Lungs

  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans

    ) or may complicate pneumonia; associated with obstructive findings ( see unilateral hyperlucent lung , Swyer-James syndrome ). bronchiolitis obliterans a form of bronchiolitis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The consequences of bronchiolitis obliterans include dyspnea (shortness of breath), obstructive lung disease, atelactasis, bronchiectasis, and unilateral hyperlucent lung.[healthcentral.com] […] of bronchioles and alveolar ducts by fibrous granulation tissue induced by mucosal ulceration; the condition may follow inhalation of irritant gases ( see silo-filler's lung[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    […] of the lungs Radiographs in patients with chronic bronchitis show increased bronchovascular markings and cardiomegaly Advantages of high-resolution CT include the following[emedicine.medscape.com] […] radiographs reveal the following: Flattening of the diaphragm Increased retrosternal air space A long, narrow heart shadow Rapidly tapering vascular shadows accompanied by hyperlucency[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pulmonary Cavitary Tuberculosis

    Figure 1 Chest x-ray PA- A good quality inspiratory film, features of COPD like increased lung volume, flattened and downward placed diaphragm , tubular heart, hyperlucent[pubs.sciepub.com] lung fields, abrupt tapering of vessel marking on peripheral third and Inhomogeneous ill-defined opacity in right upper zone .Also look calcified foci at hilum on both sides[pubs.sciepub.com]

  • Congenital Hemolytic Anemia

    […] parenchyma 57 Hyperinflationhyperaeration in infants 312 Unilateral hyperinflation or unilateral hyperlucent lung 313 Bilateral underaeration of the lungs in the pediatric[books.google.ro] 346 Solitary lung calcification in children 347 Hyperlucent hemithorax in children 348 Pneumothorax in children 349 Pleural effusion 350 Pleural effusion with or without[books.google.ro] […] chest in the newborn 283 Unilateral hyperlucent thorax in the newborn 284 Coarse parenchymal markings with irregular bilateral changes and hyperinflation in the newborn 285[books.google.ro]

  • Bronchial Compression

    None of our cases demonstrated the more usual signs of hyperinflation which are a hyperlucent lung field, depressed hemidiaphragm and mediastinal shift away from the affected[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On imaging, it commonly presents as a proximal focal tubular shaped opacity radiating from the hilum associated with a distal area of hyperlucent lung parenchyma.[radiopaedia.org] Plain radiograph It usually presents as a proximal focal ovoid or tubular opacity (finger-in-glove) radiating from the hilum associated with a distal area of hyperlucent lung[radiopaedia.org]

  • Lateral Meningocele Syndrome

    […] parenchyma 57 Hyperinflationhyperaeration in infants 312 Unilateral hyperinflation or unilateral hyperlucent lung 313 Bilateral underaeration of the lungs in the pediatric[books.google.com] 346 Solitary lung calcification in children 347 Hyperlucent hemithorax in children 348 Pneumothorax in children 349 Pleural effusion 350 Pleural effusion with or without[books.google.com] […] chest in the newborn 283 Unilateral hyperlucent thorax in the newborn 284 Coarse parenchymal markings with irregular bilateral changes and hyperinflation in the newborn 285[books.google.com]

  • Congenital Pulmonary Lymphangiectasia

    […] parenchyma 57 Hyperinflationhyperaeration in infants 312 Unilateral hyperinflation or unilateral hyperlucent lung 313 Bilateral underaeration of the lungs in the pediatric[books.google.com] Typically small hyperlucent lung with reduced vascularity. May have fibrotic reticular pattern in lung.[radnotes.co.nz] 346 Solitary lung calcification in children 347 Hyperlucent hemithorax in children 348 Pneumothorax in children 349 Pleural effusion 350 Pleural effusion with or without[books.google.com]

  • Congenital Torticollis

    […] parenchyma 57 Hyperinflationhyperaeration in infants 312 Unilateral hyperinflation or unilateral hyperlucent lung 313 Bilateral underaeration of the lungs in the pediatric[books.google.ro] 346 Solitary lung calcification in children 347 Hyperlucent hemithorax in children 348 Pneumothorax in children 349 Pleural effusion 350 Pleural effusion with or without[books.google.ro] […] chest in the newborn 283 Unilateral hyperlucent thorax in the newborn 284 Coarse parenchymal markings with irregular bilateral changes and hyperinflation in the newborn 285[books.google.ro]

  • Singleton Merten Syndrome

    […] parenchyma 57 Hyperinflationhyperaeration in infants 312 Unilateral hyperinflation or unilateral hyperlucent lung 313 Bilateral underaeration of the lungs in the pediatric[books.google.com] 346 Solitary lung calcification in children 347 Hyperlucent hemithorax in children 348 Pneumothorax in children 349 Pleural effusion 350 Pleural effusion with or without[books.google.com] […] chest in the newborn 283 Unilateral hyperlucent thorax in the newborn 284 Coarse parenchymal markings with irregular bilateral changes and hyperinflation in the newborn 285[books.google.com]

  • Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia Congenita

    […] parenchyma 57 Hyperinflationhyperaeration in infants 312 Unilateral hyperinflation or unilateral hyperlucent lung 313 Bilateral underaeration of the lungs in the pediatric[books.google.com] 346 Solitary lung calcification in children 347 Hyperlucent hemithorax in children 348 Pneumothorax in children 349 Pleural effusion 350 Pleural effusion with or without[books.google.com] […] chest in the newborn 283 Unilateral hyperlucent thorax in the newborn 284 Coarse parenchymal markings with irregular bilateral changes and hyperinflation in the newborn 285[books.google.com]

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