Alveolar Proteinosis

This micro skills course explains the aetiology, epidemiology, clinical features and management of pulmonary alveolar proteinosis (PAP) as well as chest radiograph (CXR) and high-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) findings.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider
Royal College of Radiologists

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:;
  2. Recognise the typical appearance of PAP on CXRs and HRCT;
  3. Produce differential diagnoses for ‘crazy-paving’ appearances on HRCT;
  4. List complications and conditions associated with PAP

Course provided in association with


  • This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
  • Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
  • This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
  • This micro skills course may contain features that are not optimised for mobile devices.