Adenocarcinoma; placa de rayos X de tórax

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Adenocarcinoma; placa de rayos X de tórax

Esta radiografía muestra un adenocarcinoma del pulmón. Hay una zona clara redondeada en la parte superior del pulmón (lado izquierdo de la imagen), a nivel de la segunda costilla. La zona clara tiene bordes irregulares y poco definidos y su densidad no es uniforme. Las enfermedades que pueden presentar este tipo de resultado radiográfico son: tuberculosis o granuloma fungoso y tumores benignos o malignos.

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  • Last Reviewed on 09/01/2012
  • David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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