Adenocarcinoma of the lung

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


Right sided thoracic back pain

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

Right upper lung zone nodular opacity.


Right upper lobe posterior segment nodule.

Nuclear medicine

PET scan demonstrate increased uptake in the right upper lobe nodule.

Case Discussion

Path proven : Adenocarcinoma of the lung.

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Case information

rID: 41015
Published: 18th Nov 2017
Last edited: 18th Nov 2017
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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