infiltrate

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A woman with a lobar infiltrate due to psittacosis detected by polymerase chain reaction.
While any organ may be involved, lung involvement is most common, manifesting either as a lobar infiltrate resembling a bacterial pneumonia, a miliary infiltration similar to tuberculosis, or as a large mass that is initially suspected of being a bronchogenic carcinoma.
Chest radiographs and successive high-resolution computerized tomography revealed left lobar infiltrates (Figure, panels A and B).