Pure ground glass nodules

Pure ground glass lung nodules are a sub type of ground glass lung nodules where are is no associated solid component.

They have been shown to represent various pathology such as 1,3

According to one study conducted in nodules measuring between 3-20mm over a two year period without a history malignancy, 90% did not grow on follow up 2.

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rID: 28314
Tags: stub, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Pure ground glass lung nodules
  • Pure ground glass pulmonary nodules
  • Pure ground glass nodular opacities
  • Pure ground glass nodular opacity
  • Pure ground glass lung nodule
  • Pure ground glass pulmonary nodule

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