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Wegener granulomatosis masquerading as pneumonia

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D J Theodorou ,

Radiology
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S J Theodorou,

Radiology
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K Mpougias,

Radiology
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M Mastora,

Internal Medicine
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S Stefanaki,

Pathology, Ioannina General Hospital, Ioannina, Greece
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N C Akritidis

Internal Medicine
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Abstract

We report a case of an elderly patient with a limited form of Wegener granulomatosis, which simulated the clinical and imaging features of organizing pneumonia. Here we call attention to this atypical case presentation that eloquently illustrates the many faces of Wegener granulomatosis.

How to Cite: Theodorou DJ, Theodorou SJ, Mpougias K, Mastora M, Stefanaki S, Akritidis NC. Wegener granulomatosis masquerading as pneumonia. Journal of the Belgian Society of Radiology. 2010;93(5):264–6. DOI: http://doi.org/10.5334/jbr-btr.333
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Published on 07 May 2010.
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