Bronchogenic carcinoma as an incidental finding

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino


Right neck of femur fracture. Pre-operative x-ray. History of smoking.

Patient Data

Age: 95
Gender: Female

Large mass in the right upper field with no known history of malignancy.

CT scan confirmed bronchogenic carcinoma, but the patient denied further investigation or treatment due to her age.

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Case information

rID: 16453
Case created: 19th Jan 2012
Last edited: 19th Jan 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included