Images in Pathology-cough, fever and a cavitary lung lesion-an intrapulmonary teratoma
Medicine; Pathology and Microbiology; Cardiothoracic Surgery
Cavitary lung lesions are a clinical presentation of common diseases like primary lung abscesses,hydatid cysts, bronchogenic carcinoma and postprimary tuberculosis. Intrapulmonary teratoma (IPT) are very rare neoplasms with nonspecific presentation, making preoperative diagnosis difficult.
Publication ( Name of Journal)
Journal of Postgraduate Medicine
(2005). Images in Pathology-cough, fever and a cavitary lung lesion-an intrapulmonary teratoma. Journal of Postgraduate Medicine, 51(4), 330-331.
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