Abnormal Cerebral Computed Tomography Scan Status Post Lung Cancer

  • H. D. Kerman
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


Patient is a 69-year-old white man who 3 years ago had a right upper lobectomy for squamous cell carcinoma of the lung with no positive nodes, mediastinal or hilar. On admission currently, he complains of headaches and ataxia of 2 weeks’ duration. A computed tomography (CT) scan showed a low-density lesion in the medial aspect of the left cerebellar hemisphere with circumferential contrast enhancement. Chest X-rays, as well as numerous other tests are normal.


Brain Metastasis Stereotactic Radiosurgery Brain Radiation Large Cell Carcinoma Intracranial Metastasis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. D. Kerman
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  1. 1.Regional Oncology CenterHalifax Medical CenterDaytona BeachUSA

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