Pseudo-pseudo-pseudotumor of the lung

Samuel Louie, M. G. Corbett, G. A. Lillington

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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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)470-471
Number of pages2
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1985

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine


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