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Floating Right Upper Lobe 

Floating Right Upper Lobe
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Floating Right Upper Lobe
Author(s):

Edward C. Rosenow

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199756926.003.0076
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date: 18 April 2021

Presumably present at birth

Torsion of right upper lobe pedicle can produce pain

Presents as right hilar mass

No diagnosis, other than “mass”

Pain likely was caused by torsion of pedicle

Right upper lobe “floated” upward when patient was lying down...

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