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Table 4 Characteristics of pulmonary lesions revealed by chest computed tomography (CT)

From: Novel folliculin gene mutations in Polish patients with Birt–Hogg–Dubé syndrome

Family Patient Lesions in central part of lungs Lesions in all lungs Small cysts 6 mm Cyst > 15 mm Small and large cysts Lesions in 1/4 of lungs Lesions in 1/2 of lungs Lesions in > 3/4 of lungs Pneumothorax on CT examination
1 1.1   1    1    1 Yes
2 2.1 1   1    1    Yes
  2.2 1   1     1   Yes
  2.3 1    1   1    Yes
3 3.1   1    1    1 Yes
4 4.1   1    1    1 Yes
5 5.1   1    1    1 Yes
  5.2   1    1    1 Yes
6 6.1 1    1    1   Yes
7 7.1 1   1    1    Yes
8 8.1 1     1    1 Yes
  8.2   1    1 1    Yes
9 9.1   1    1    1 Yes
10 10.1   1    1    1 Yes
  10.2   1    1    1 Yes
All 12 6 9 3 2 9 4 2 9 15