Emerg Med J 30:257 doi:10.1136/emermed-2012-201475
  • Images in emergency medicine

Pneumonia with calcified lesion in a child

  1. Daniel Blázquez
  1. Department of Pediatrics, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
  1. Correspondence to Pilar Guerra, Avenida de Córdoba S/N, 28041, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain; guerra.garcia.p{at}
  1. Contributors PG and LPP-G wrote the manuscript, DB edited the manuscript, took the pictures and edited images.

  • Accepted 30 May 2012
  • Published Online First 29 June 2012


A 1-year old, previously healthy, infant presented to the emergency department with a 3-day history of fever (maximum 40.1°C), coughing and anorexia. Examination showed intermittent pulmonary wheezes and mild hypoventilation in the right lung, with no …

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