[<< wikibooks] Diagnostic Radiology/Chest Imaging/Other Lung Disease
== Atelectasis, Airways and Obstructive Lung Disease ==
Recognize partial or complete atelectasis of the following on a chest radiograph:
right upper lobe
right middle lobe
right lower lobe
right upper and middle lobe
right middle and lower lobe
left upper lobe
left lower lobe
Recognize complete collapse of the right or left lung on a chest radiograph and list an appropriate differential diagnosis for the etiology of the collapse
Distinguish lung collapse from massive pleural effusion on a frontal chest radiograph
Name the 4 types of bronchiectasis and identify each type on a chest CT
Name 5 common causes of bronchiectasis
Recognize the typical appearance of cystic fibrosis on a radiograph and chest CT
Name the important things to look for on a chest radiograph when the patient history is "asthma"
Define tracheomegaly
Recognize tracheal and bronchial stenosis on chest CT and name the most common causes
Name the 3 types of pulmonary emphysema and identify each type on a chest CT
Recognize alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency on a chest radiograph and chest CT
Recognize Kartagener's syndrome on a chest radiograph and name the 3 components of the syndrome
Define the term giant bulla, differentiate giant bulla from pulmonary emphysema and state the role of imaging in patient selection for bullectomy
State the imaging findings used to identify surgical candidates for giant bullectomy and for lung volume reduction surgery