Respirology/ ICU

Consolidation vs. Ground Glass Opacities

Ground glass opacities are hazy increases in lung opacity without obscuration of the underlying parenchymal vessels.

Whereas, Consolidation is an increase in lung opacity that does obscure the vessels.

REFERENCES

  1. radiologyassistant.nl
  2. Chest Radiology (Seventh Edition), 2019
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