Benign lesions may simulate bronchogenic carcinoma by virtue of radiologic appearance or false-positive cytologic studies. A lung opacity initially suspected to be malignant was, on review, considered to be a loculated effusion. Needle biopsy yielded cells which appeared malignant. The resected lesion was a benign infarct.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|State||Published - 1985|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine