Which radiographic findings are characteristic of bronchiectasis?

Updated: Jul 23, 2019
  • Author: Ethan E Emmons, MD; Chief Editor: Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP  more...
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Answer

Expected general findings on posterior-anterior and lateral chest radiographs include the following:

  • Increased pulmonary markings

  • Honeycombing

  • Atelectasis

  • Pleural changes


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