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Tracheopathia Osteoplastica Presenting with Haemoptysis in a Young Male

T.L.N. Swamy

Keywords : Tracheopathia osteoplastica, Haemoptysis

Citation Information : Swamy T. Tracheopathia Osteoplastica Presenting with Haemoptysis in a Young Male. Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 2010; 52 (2):119-121.

DOI: 10.5005/ijcdas-52-2-119

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 10-06-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2010; The Author(s).


A young man presented with infrequent haemoptysis spanning over 10 years. Chest radiograph was normal. However, the computed tomography (CT) of the chest had shown endotracheal wall changes. The diagnosis of tracheopathia osteoplastica was suggested on fiberoptic bronchoscopy and confirmed histologically.

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