Case 50

  • Rita Joarder
  • Neil Crundwell


A 60-year-old man was seen by his GP complaining of a short history of worsening shortness of breath and cough. He was a lifelong smoker and had a history of chronic airways limitation. A CXR was requested (Image 1).


Short History Apparent Mass Lung Abnormality Soft Tissue Density Respiratory Physician 
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Further Reading

  1. Bhatia K and Ellis S (2006) Unusual lung tumours: an illustrated review of CT features suggestive of this diagnosis. Cancer Imaging. 6(1): 72–82PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rita Joarder
    • 1
  • Neil Crundwell
    • 1
  1. 1.Conquest HospitalEast SussexUK

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