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A previously healthy 68-year-old woman presented with a 2-week history of cough with worsening shortness of breath despite a course of oral antibiotics. Examination revealed bronchial breathing over the right axillary region. CT imaging showed right middle and right lower lobe consolidation with an associated interbronchial fistula just below the carina (figure 1). Owing to negative sputum cultures and a lack of response to broad spectrum antibiotics, she underwent bronchoscopy which confirmed the presence of the interbronchial-fistula (figure 2) and bronchoscopic lavage thus obtained …
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