Bronchial carcinoma

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Cough, Sputum, Haemoptysis. No respiratory distress, No recession. Not using accessory muscles. Reduced air entry. No creps or ronchi. No pyrexia.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male

Superior right-sided mediastinal mass with impression on the trachea. No lung lesion seen no bony lesion seen.


Right paratracheal mass with invasion of the trachea and encasement of the right upper lobe bronchus

Case Discussion

Endotracheal biopsy showed a small-cell bronchial carcinoma.

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Case information

rID: 18285
Published: 26th Jun 2012
Last edited: 4th Oct 2019
System: Chest, Oncology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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