Pseudocavitation (lung)

Pseudocavitation has been described as a well-recognized feature of adenocarcinoma in situ, minimally invasive adenocarcinoma, and invasive adenocarcinomas of the lung. It refers to the central bubble-like low-density region seen within a pulmonary nodule on CT.


Article information

rID: 8754
System: Chest
Section: Signs
Tag: refs, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Pseudocavitation of a lung lesion
  • Pseudocavitation of lung lesions

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