Bronchogenic carcinoma

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: Adult

A right hilar mass with atelectasis of the right upper lobe is noted with loss of volume of the right hemithorax. 


A large right hilar mass consistent with a bronchogenic carcinoma is present with atelectasis of the upper middle lobe. The mass encases the right main bronchus and hilar and mediastinal nodal masses are noted. A moderate pericarial effusion is noted. Bilateral adrenal metastases are present. 

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Case information

rID: 8857
Published: 4th Mar 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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