Week 18: Case 4

1. Presented by Fred Askin, M.D. and prepared by Orin Buetens, M.D.

The patient is a 53-year-old man with clinical complaints of shortness of breath. A chest radiograph reveals multiple small nodules scattered throughout the upper two-thirds of the lung with relative sparing of the costophrenic angles. The patient has a long history of cigarette smoking.