Enlarged Hilum?


An enlarged hilum can usually mean several things including pulmonary hyprtension and hilar lymphadenitis. Other causes could be tuberculosis and bronchogenic carcinoma. A cat scan is one of the best ways to know for sure what is causing the enlargement.
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1.pulmonary hyprtension 2.tuberculosis 3bronchogenic carcinoma 4.hilar lymphadenitis
The hilum is the place where all the pipes going to and from the lung (breathing tubes & blood vessels) converge into a dense stem-like area on each side of the heart. The mediastinum
What causes an enarged hilum
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