Pancoast tumour

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male
X-ray

Plain films demonstrate a soft tissue opacity at the apex of the right lung.

CT

CT chest

The chest CT scan confirms that the tumor involves the superior sulcus.

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Case information

rID: 23281
Case created: 2nd Jun 2013
Last edited: 15th Dec 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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