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Photo Quiz: Mysterious Spheres on a Chest Radiograph

Photo Quiz: Mysterious Spheres on a Chest Radiograph

An elderly Asian man is brought to your office by his family for a routine physical examination. The patient speaks no English. The family is not well acquainted with his medical history; however, they know he was “sick” as a teenager and had some type of chest surgery.

The patient has been healthy since immigrating to the United States 20 years ago. He denies any chest pain, shortness of breath, or recent weight gain or loss. As part of his examination, baseline chest radiographs are obtained.

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