Metastatatic squamous cell lung cancer

Case contributed by Roberto Schubert
Diagnosis almost certain


Advanced squamous cell bronchogenic carcinoma.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.

Cavitating bilateral lung lesions.

Case Discussion

Central cavitation due to necrosis is a common feature of squamous cell carcinoma metastases. It occurs in about 70% 1.

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