Brain metastases from lung cancer

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


History of treated lung cancer.

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male

CT brain

Computed tomography shows areas of parenchymal edema, predominantly in the frontal lobes, which following the injection of contrast media show several hyperdense round lesions within.

Case Discussion

Given the medical history, these lesions are cerebral metastases from lung cancer.

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Case information

rID: 24480
Published: 20th Aug 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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