Lung cancer - huge

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
X-ray

Chest radiographs

Chest x-ray demonstrates a large left sided midzone mass, with lobulated margins. There is no convincing extension beyond the chest wall and the remainder of the chest, other than a degree of hyperinflation, appears unremarkable. 

CT

CT confirms the findings. Only a few small mediastinal nodes are present, and no other parenchymal mass is identified. 

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with the subsequently histology proven bronchogenic carcinoma

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Case information

rID: 8101
Published: 11th Jan 2010
Last edited: 18th Apr 2021
System: Chest, Oncology
Tag: lungs
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included