Aerogenous metastasis

Aerogenous metastases are a rare form of metastases that can occur in the lung due to aerogenous spread along the airways.

Pathology

Aerogenous metastases are usually from primary lung cancer disseminating along the airways from a different part of the lung and less commonly from other parts of the airway, such as from nasopharyngeal carcinoma 2.

See also

Article information

rID: 90891
System: Oncology, Chest
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Aerogenous metastases

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