As of the latest update, Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge have made a breaking change to how file uploads are handled. Once your system installs this update, you will not be able to upload new images. Please use another browser until we can get it fixed.

Right upper lobe consolidation

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Patient Data

Age: 6 years
Gender: Male

Dense consolidation peripherally in the right upper lobe.


Airspace filling demonstrated with branching echogenic foci representing air bronchograms. The consolidated lung gives a similar appearance to the liver parenchyma.

Case Discussion

6 years old boy with reduced air entry on the right side. Air bronchograms are demonstrated on the chest radiograph and ultrasound.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 9197
Published: 23rd Mar 2010
Last edited: 8th May 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.