Cannonball metastasis (mnemonic)

Last revised by Dr Ian Bickle on 06 Mar 2021

Cannonball metastases refer to multiple large, well-circumscribed, round pulmonary metastases. The primary tumors for these lesions can be remembered with the help of this mnemonic:

  • CRESP

Mnemonic

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Cases and figures

  • Canonball metastases
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