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Case 6577

Localized fibrous tumor of the pleura mimicking a pleural effusion

Author(s)
Santana Garcia, Maria Angeles; Rodriguez Delgado, Luisa Elena; Pascual Perez, Sonia; Alventosa Fernandez, Elena; Gonzalez Gonzalez, Maria Candelaria; Bello Baez, Adan; Fernandez del Castillo Ascanio, Monica; Fuentes Alvarez, Julio.
 
Patient
female, 70 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Posteroanterior and lateral Chest radiograph showed homogeneous and well-circumscribed...
     

    Posteroanterior and lateral Chest radiograph showed homogeneous and well-circumscribed opacification occupying the lower two-thirds of the left hemithorax.

     

    Posteroanterior and lateral Chest radiograph showed homogeneous and well-circumscribed opacification occupying the lower two-thirds of the left hemithorax.

     
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Chest CT at different levels.
     

    Chest CT at different levels.

     

    Chest CT at different levels.

     

    Chest CT at different levels.

     

    Chest CT at different levels.

     
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Chest CT (detail). Branching linear structures of enhancement within the lesion, consistent with...

    Chest CT (detail). Branching linear structures of enhancement within the lesion, consistent with intralesional blood vessels.

     
     
     
Posteroanterior and lateral Chest radiograph showed homogeneous and well-circumscribed opacification occupying the lower two-thirds of the left hemithorax.
 
Posteroanterior and lateral Chest radiograph showed homogeneous and well-circumscribed opacification occupying the lower two-thirds of the left hemithorax.
 
Chest CT at different levels.
 
Chest CT at different levels.
 
Chest CT at different levels.
 
Chest CT at different levels.
 
Chest CT (detail). Branching linear structures of enhancement within the lesion, consistent with intralesional blood vessels.
 
 
 
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