Pseudocavitation (lung)

Pseudocavitation has been described as a well recognised feature of  adenocarcinoma in situ / minimally invasive adenocarcinoma (bronchoalveolar carcinoma) of the lung. It refers to the central bubble-like low density region seen within a pulmonary nodule on CT.

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Article Information

rID: 8754
System: Chest
Section: Signs
Tag: refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Pseudocavitation of a lung lesion
  • Pseudocavitation of lung lesions

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