Ossifying pulmonary metastases

Ossifying pulmonary metastases are pulmonary metastases than contain bone forming (ossific) components. On imaging, they can be challenging to differentiate from calcifying pulmonary metastases

They can arise from a range of primary tumours (some of which also cause calcifying pulmonary metastases). These include

On imaging consider

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rID: 40156
System: Chest
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Ossifying lung metastases
  • Ossifying pulmonary metastasis
  • Ossifying lung metastasis
  • Ossifying metastases to lung

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