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Year : 2003  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 341-342
Radiological quiz - chest

Dept of Radiodiagnosis, K.G.Hospital and Postgraduate Medical Institute,Arts College Road, Coimbatore-641 018, India

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Karthikeyan D, Vijay S, Kumar T. Radiological quiz - chest. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2003;13:341-2

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Karthikeyan D, Vijay S, Kumar T. Radiological quiz - chest. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2003 [cited 2021 Jan 23];13:341-2. Available from:
A 55-year-old man was brought to the Emergency Room with history of haemoptysis. Chest radiograph showed left upper zone fibro-cavitary disease. Helical CT scan of thorax was done after basic resuscitation. Axial CECT section of the thorax is shown [Figure - 1]. What is the diagnosis?

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