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Case (84)
« on: February 05, 2015, 04:06:20 PM »

A 25 year old male who is a long distance truck driver, came to me with a productive cough, weight loss, difficulty breathing & poor appetite.
From these images, what is your differential diagnosis?
What will be your first lab request & why?
Any other investigation you must do before you start treating this patient?
What is the pathognomonic finding on this scan that will confirm your diagnosis if your first lab request come back negative?
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