Adult cystic Intrapulmonary Teratoma

Rajabi Mashhadi, MohammadTaghi� and Rezaeetalab, Fariba and Meamar, Bahram (2009) Adult cystic Intrapulmonary Teratoma. medical journal of mashhad university of medical sciences, 52 (1). pp. 57-60.

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 Introduction Intrapulmonary teratoma is a very rare disease. Intra â�� thoracic teratoma almost always occur in the mediastinum. Clinical manifestations of intrapulmonary teratoma are non- specific. We reported a 16 year old boy who has vague right hemi-thorax pain with no constitutional symptoms. On physical examination, breath- sounds in middleâ��zone of right lung were diminished, and there was not another abnormal findings. Routine Laboratory tests were normal.  Conclusion Chest radiography and lung CT scan showed round mass lesion in the right middle lobe. Thoracotomy was done. The pathologic diagnosis showed adult cystic intrapulmonary teratoma. Â

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Subjects: WA Public Health
Divisions: Journals > Medical J Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
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