HELLO DOCTOR IN MY X RAY BRONCHO VASCULAR MARKING ARE PROMINENT? WHAT IT MEANS AND IS THAT A HURDLE IN IMMIGRATION
n the xray chest the black portion is the aerated part and the clear shadows are the anatomical structures related to the lungs
Normally bronchovascular markings are not significant in appearance in xray.
Bronchovascular markings are the clear tree like shadows covering the lung
Pronounced bronchovascular marking is primarily due to the acute/chronic respiratory tract infection
In Pleural effusion(accumulation of fluid in lungs) this markings are easily detectable.
In smokers, broncho vascular markings are quiet prominent.
Consult a pulmonologist if your have prominent broncho vascular markings in your chest x-ray. Different countries have different policies regarding visitors with broncho vascular markings in the lungs. You will have to check the immigration policy of the country you wish to visit.