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Imaging Patient Case Number: IMG03-Salmon, Bianca Patient...

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Patient Case Number: IMG03-Salmon, Bianca

Patient Name: Bianca Salmon

DOB: 01-15-72

Ordering Physician: Benjamin McNally, MD

Gender: F

Interpreting Physician: Manuel Hernandez, MD

Date of Service: 02-17-XX

Indication: Hypoxia


Exam: CT angiogram of the chest w/ and w/o contrast Clinical History: Hypoxia, fever 2 x days, severity 7/10 Comparison Study(s): None

Technique:

CT angiogram of the chest was obtained before following intravenous administration of 100 cubic centimeters of Omnipaque 350. Post processing was performed utilizing MIP and 3-D volume rendering technique.

Findings:

The study is non-diagnostic for pulmonary embolism due to inadequate bolus. Aorta is normal in caliber without aneurysm or dissection. There are no pleural or pericardial effusions. No enlarged mediastinal, hilar, or axillary lymphadenopathy. There is patchy infiltrate involving the lingula as well as a right lung base worrisome for pneumonia.

There is a 4mm noncalcified nodule involving the right lung base. Scans through the abdomen are unremarkable.

Impression:

  1. No evidence of aortic aneurysm or dissection
  2. Patchy infiltrates involving the lingula as well as left lung base worrisome for pneumonia
  3. 4-mm noncalcified nodule involving the RUL. 1-year f/u study suggested.


Electronically Signed By: Manuel Hernandez, MD

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