What is the role of imaging studies in the diagnosis of adenovirus-related pneumonia?

Updated: Apr 15, 2021
  • Author: Sandra G Gompf, MD, FACP, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Plain radiography or CT scanning demonstrates typically diffuse and reticulonodular infiltrates. High-resolution CT scanning may show "crazy-paving" patterns in immunocompromised patients. [31] Occasionally, findings are lobar.


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