irregular emphysema

ir·reg·u·lar em·phy·se·ma

emphysema that shows no consistent relationship to any portion of the acinus; always associated with fibrosis.
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Irregular emphysema can be found in any area of the lobule because it is associated with scars from prior inflammatory processes, such as tuberculous complexes.