Non small-cell lung cancer

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Cough and shortness of breath.

Patient Data

Age: 60-65 years old
Gender: Female

Mass in the right lung with total colapse of the lung. The mass is infiltrating the mediastinum and chest wall. Multiple tiny soft tissue parenchymal nodules are seen scattered in the left lung field suggesting metastatic deposits. Moderate left sided pleural effusion. 

Case Discussion

Lung cancer non-small cell type demonstrated by biopsy

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Case information

rID: 24467
Published: 19th Aug 2013
Last edited: 15th Dec 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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