Table of ContentsDefinition / general
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Definition / general
- Apical caps: zones of fibrosis with chronic inflammatory infiltrate in lung apices
- Ectopic tissue: skeletal muscle, pancreas, adrenal cortex and neuroglia
- Intrapulmonary lymph nodes
- Metaplastic bone: age related finding in bronchial cartilage, associated with bone marrow elements and rarely associated with alveolar exudate