Hilar and mediastinal adenopathy caused by bacterial abscess of the lung.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Enlargement of hilar and mediastinal lymph nodes commonly accompanies a lung abcess. Of 27 patients with lung abscesses, 14 had hilar or mediastinal adenopathy or both. The problem resolved promptly with clearing of the abcesses and was absent on clinical and radiographic follow-up.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rohlfing, BM; White, EA; Webb, WR; Goodman, PC

Published Date

  • August 1, 1978

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 128 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 289 - 293

PubMed ID

  • 663232

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0033-8419

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1148/128.2.289


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States