pleural lines

pleur·al lines

on a chest radiograph, the shadow of the soft tissues between the aerated lung and the bones of the thorax.
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Multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) of chest (mediastinal window, figures 3a and 3b) revealed diffuse ground-glass opacities in bilateral lung parenchyma, septal thickening, and calcification along the interlobar septa and subpleural regions with black pleural lines.
7 The black pleural lines can be confused due to thin-walled subpleural cysts on HRCT.