Virtual Pediatric Hospital: Thoracopaedia: An Imaging Encyclopedia
of Pediatric Thoracic Disease: Case 48Thoracopaedia: An Imaging Encyclopedia of Pediatric Thoracic
Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D.
Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed
Four month old male with a fever
The patient was a 4 month old male who developed fever and
Clinical Physical Exam:
Clinical Differential Diagnosis:
A chest film showed a mass in the anteromedial right lower lobe.
Fluoroscopy showed the mass to move synchronously with the diaphragm
during normal respiration. A chest CT exam and abdominal ultrasound
exam clearly delineated the nature of the mass.
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