Brain metastases from lung squamous cell carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Asymptomatic patient with recent diagnosis of lung carcinoma.

Patient Data

Age: 64
Gender: Male

Tiny contrast enhancement nodules identified in brain and cerebellum. The biggest one is located in corpus callosum trunk.  

Modality: Annotated image

Tiny contrast enhancement nodules identified in brain and cerebellum. The biggest one is located in corpus callosum trunk.  

Case Discussion

This case illustrates a common condition which is silent brain metastasis at lung cancer presentation, showing the importance of brain MRI scans for these patients. 

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Case Information

rID: 32039
Case created: 10th Nov 2014
Last edited: 16th May 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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