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Radiology pathology – Haemoptysis


Welcome to Radiology pathology - Haemoptysis.

This online module  designed for Radiology trainees provides an overview of haemoptysis and related pathology. It focuses on the correlation between clinical features, pathological changes and investigative abnormalities.

A certificate is issued on completion.


On completion of this module you should be able to:

  • list the common diseases that underpin haemoptysis, including non-pulmonary causes, and describe the pathogenetic mechanisms
  • describe diagnostic procedures appropriate to the investigation of haemoptysis
  • describe the common clinical manifestations and approach to diagnosing lung carcinoma, bronchiectasis and pulmonary tuberculosis.


This module is designed for Radiology trainees and may qualify for up to 0.5 hrs of Continuous Professional Development