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Images in thorax
Right intralobar sequestration with arterial supply from left gastric artery
  1. Ilaria Onorati1,
  2. Daniele Diso1,
  3. Michele Anzidei2,
  4. Tiziano De Giacomo1,
  5. Marco Anile1
  1. 1Department of Thoracic Surgery, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
  2. 2Department of Radiology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
  1. Correspondence to Dr Marco Anile, Department of Thoracic Surgery, University of Rome Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155 00161, Rome, Italy; marco.anile{at}

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A 61-year-old man with recurrent episodes of haemoptysis and pneumonia underwent chest CT scan showing an intralobar sequestration in the right lower lobe (figure 1); at the multiplane CT reconstruction, the artery supplying the sequestration arose from the left gastric artery (figure 2). The patient underwent …

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