Diffuse pulmonary calcification

(Fr: calcification(s) pulmonaire(s) diffuse(s)). DPC (see PMID 23323114, 24529738) is a rare pattern that can be diagnosed on imaging, mainly HRCT and bone scan, as pulmonary opacities are 99Tc-avid. Opacities have a predilection for the lung apices or they can be diffuse to the lung and distant organs. A few cases were documented on pathology

Last update : 08/01/2017

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