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.
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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