SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Lung Pathology I
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Amyloidosis is characterized by extracellular accumulation of abnormal protein derivatives. Pulmonary involvement is present in up to 50% cases of systemic amyloidosis, however, localized isolated pulmonary amyloidosis extremely rare.1 We present a case of focal nodular pulmonary amyloidosis presenting as recurrent pneumonia.