Neumoconiosis en trabajadores del carbón; complicada #2

Esta imagen muestra la neumoconiosis complicada del minero. En la parte superior y media de ambos pulmones, hay áreas difusas, masivas y claras que corren paralelas y están superpuestas a un fondo de pequeñas áreas claras, difusas y difíciles de distinguir, que cubren ambos pulmones. Las enfermedades que pueden explicar estos hallazgos en una radiografía son la neumoconiosis complicada del minero (NCM), silicotuberculosis, y cáncer metastásico de pulmón.Neumoconiosis en trabajadores del carbón; complicada #2

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Last reviewed 5/30/2013 by Denis Hadjiliadis, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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