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  • Age/Sex 25 / M
  • Case Title Pleuritic chest pain, dyspnea (motor cycle accident)
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Diagnosis With Brief Discussion

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Hang-Yang University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
Discussion
Occurs 24-72hrs after major trauma-associated long bone fracture

Respiratory distress, cerebral abnormalities or petechial hemorrhage

Two pathophysiology

- fat droplets obstruct pulmonary vessel

- embolic FFA directly toxic to pneumocyts

and capillary endothelium

HRCT findings : prior to clinical manifestation

- bilateral GGO and interlobular septal

thickening, centrilobular nodular opacity
Keywords
Lung, Embolic, Thromboembolic, Pulmonary fat embolism
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