Case Report
Copyright ©The Author(s) 2019.
World J Clin Cases. Jan 6, 2019; 7(1): 95-101
Published online Jan 6, 2019. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v7.i1.95
Figure 1
Figure 1 High resolution axial computed tomography image showing bilateral bronchial wall thickening accompanied with patchy spots scattered throughout bilateral lungs.
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Figure 2 Bronchofiberscopic images showing that the bronchial mucosa had hyperemia, oedema and congestion, especially in the right superior lobe.
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Figure 3 Living cells with cilia in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid. Left arrow: The cilia on the top of the cell oscillate rapidly to drive cell migration; Right arrow: The body of the cell.
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Figure 4 Morphological characteristics under a scanning electron microscope. The nucleus of ciliary active cells is far away from the ciliate tip of the cell, and is located at the bottom of the cell.
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Figure 5 Brush smears stained with Pap stain. Numerous scattered or gathered respiratory ciliated cells are visible.