Images in Pathology-cough, fever and a cavitary lung lesion-an intrapulmonary teratoma
Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Pathology and Microbiology
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.
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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