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*  Solitary pulmonary nodule
When a solitary pulmonary nodule is identified, plans for further action are made based on the likelihood that the nodule could ... "Solitary pulmonary nodules: Part II. Evaluation of the indeterminate nodule". Radiographics. 20 (1): 59-66. doi:10.1148/ ... A solitary pulmonary nodule (SPN) or coin lesion is a mass in the lung smaller than 3 centimeters in diameter. It can be an ... The solitary pulmonary nodule". N. Engl. J. Med. 348 (25): 2535-42. doi:10.1056/NEJMcp012290. PMID 12815140. CS1 maint: ...
*  Combined small-cell lung carcinoma
In a study of 408 consecutive patients with SCLC, Quoix and colleagues found that presentation as a solitary pulmonary nodule ( ... "Small cell lung cancer presenting as a solitary pulmonary nodule". Cancer. 66 (3): 577-82. doi:10.1002/1097-0142(19900801)66:3 ... 2005). "Does sex influence the impact that smoking, treatment interruption and impaired pulmonary function have on outcomes in ... December 2008). "Immunohistochemical expression of estrogen and progesterone receptors in primary pulmonary neuroendocrine ...
*  Ángel Salvatierra
Diagnostic study on the solitary pulmonary nodule by discriminatory multifactorial analysis. Surgical techniques, approach and ...
*  Lung cancer
... can also be an incidental finding, as a solitary pulmonary nodule on a chest radiograph or CT scan done for an ... Lung cancer often appears as a solitary pulmonary nodule on a chest radiograph. However, the differential diagnosis is wide. ... Ost, D (2015). "Chapter 110: Approach to the patient with pulmonary nodules". In Grippi, MA; Elias, JA; Fishman, JA; Kotloff, ... Clinical practice guidelines recommend frequencies for pulmonary nodule surveillance. CT imaging should not be used for longer ...
*  Benign tumor
Erasmus, J.J; Connolly, J.E; McAdams, H.P; Roggli, V.L. (2000). "Solitary pulmonary nodules: Part I. Morphologic evaluation for ... The smaller the tumor on a radiograph the more likely it is to be benign as 80% of lung nodules less than 2 cm in diameter are ... Most benign nodules are smoothed radiopaque densities with clear margins but these are not exclusive signs of benign tumors. ... This disorder presents with many benign hamartomatous tumors including angiofibromas, renal angiomyolipomas, pulmonary ...
*  Computer-aided diagnosis
"Computerized Analysis of the Likelihood of Malignancy in Solitary Pulmonary Nodules with Use of Artificial Neural Networks". ... Wu N, Gamsu G, Czum J, Held B, Thakur R, Nicola G (Mar 2006). "Detection of small pulmonary nodules using direct digital ... 2009). "A large-scale evaluation of automatic pulmonary nodule detection in chest CT using local image features and k-nearest- ... Giger, M. L.; Bae, K. T.; MacMahon, H. (1994-04-01). "Computerized detection of pulmonary nodules in computed tomography images ...
*  Incidental imaging finding
... practice guidelines by the American College of Chest Physicians advise on the evaluation of the solitary pulmonary nodule. Most ... 2007). "Evaluation of Patients With Pulmonary Nodules: When Is It Lung Cancer?: ACCP Evidence-Based Clinical Practice ... Castro MR, Gharib H (2005). "Continuing controversies in the management of thyroid nodules". Ann. Intern. Med. 142 (11): 926-31 ... 2002). "Risk of malignancy in nonpalpable thyroid nodules: predictive value of ultrasound and color-Doppler features". J. Clin ...
*  CA-125
... levels in determining the malignancy of solitary pulmonary nodules". The Journal of International Medical Research. 37 (2): 438 ...
*  SPN
In Biology and Medicine: SialoPhoriN, a protein A solitary pulmonary nodule or coin lesion in the lung In Music: Scientific ...
*  Pulmonary toxicity
... pulmonary mass, or nodules. On radiological imaging, pulmonary infiltrates induced by amiodarone are usually high in ... solitary pulmonary mass (even including lung cancer in some cases, mainly in cases of asbestos-related lung disease, but today ... Pulmonary = lung. Pulmonary toxicity = pulmonary injury = lung injury = lung toxicity. And instead of pulmonary toxicity (a ... Pulmonary toxicity is the medical name for side effects on the lungs. Although most cases of pulmonary toxicity in medicine are ...
*  Tuberculosis radiology
Solitary calcified nodules or granuloma - Discrete calcified nodule or granuloma, or calcified lymph node. The calcified nodule ... Old healed tuberculosis usually presents as pulmonary nodules in the hilar area or upper lobes, with or without fibrotic scars ... Pulmonary abnormalities - Pulmonary finding of a non-TB nature, such as a mass, that needs follow-up. Other - Any other finding ... Nodule with poorly defined margins - Round density within the lung parenchyma, also called a tuberculoma. Nodules included in ...
*  Canine histiocytic diseases
Multiple cutaneous nodules may be distributed over the entire body, but are especially prevalent in the scrotum, nasal apex, ... Accordingly, pulmonary symptoms such as cough and dyspnea have been seen. CNS involvement (primary or secondary) can lead to ... Lesions can be solitary or multiple within an organ (especially spleen). Periarticular HS has a distinctive appearance: it ... Histiocytomas usually occur as solitary lesions, which spontaneously regress, and seldom recur. They can occur in dogs of all ...
*  Tumor-like disorders of the lung pleura
Visualized lesions can be described as solitary or multiple nodules. The locations of the lesions are mostly in the lower left ... "Diffuse pulmonary lymphangiomatosis." Human Pathology 24. 12 (1993): 1313-1322. Rostom AY. "Treatment of thoracic ... In some cases, small nodules can be seen in the pleura using CT scans. Confirmation can be done using video assisted ... diffuse pulmonary lymphangiomatosis and Erdheim-Chester Disease. Exposure to asbestos fibers reach the pleura of the lungs ...
*  Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia
... diffuse pulmonary nodules 4-10 mm, greater than 20 nodules, mosaic attenuation or air trapping in greater than 50% of the lung ... Because the hyperplasia of PNE cells can be seen as a reaction to chronic lung disease, surrounding solitary bronchial ... The nodules have an indolent pattern of growth and are found throughout the lungs. The nodules are typically rounded and well- ... small nodules (neuroendocrine bodies), or linear proliferations of pulmonary neuroendocrine (PNE) cells that may be confined to ...
*  Sertoli cell tumour
On ultrasound, a sertoli cell tumour appears as a hypoechoic intratesticular lesion which is usually solitary. However, the ... Androgen-dependent syndromes Leydig cell tumour Sertoli-Leydig cell tumour Sertoli cell nodule Young, Robert H. (2005-01-01). " ... "Use of intralesional oestradiol concentration to identify a functional pulmonary metastasis of canine sertoli cell tumour". J ...
*  Paragonimus westermani
Medical Management of Pulmonary Diseases. CRC Press; 1999. p. 345. Song HO, Min DY, Rim HJ, Youthanavanh V, Dalunyi B, Sengdara ... leaving nodules of fibrous tissues and eggs which can calcify. Worldwide the most common cause of hemoptysis is paragonimiasis ... along with a solitary, 6-mm-long, reddish brown fluke subsequently identified as Paragonimus westermani Human infection with ... Extra-pulmonary paragonimiasis is rarely seen in humans, as the worms nearly exclusively migrate to the lungs. Despite this, ...
*  Langerhans cell histiocytosis
... but others develop long-term complications such as pulmonary fibrosis and pulmonary hypertension. PLCH patients, families, and ... Solitary bone lesion may be amenable through excision or limited radiation, dosage of 5-10 Gy for children, 24-30 Gy for adults ... Lungs: some patients are asymptomatic, diagnosed incidentally because of lung nodules on radiographs; others suffer from ... When found in the lungs, it should be distinguished from Pulmonary Langerhans cell hystiocytosis-a special category of disease ...
*  International Classification of Diseases for Oncology
NOS Extramedullary plasmacytoma Solitary plasmacytoma of bone (C40._, C41._) Solitary myeloma Solitary plasmacytoma M9732/3 ... Merkel cell tumor Primary cutaneous neuroendocrine carcinoma M8248/1 Apudoma M8249/3 Atypical carcinoid tumor M8250/1 Pulmonary ... rhabdomyosarcoma M8921/3 Rhabdomyosarcoma with ganglionic differentiation Ectomesenchymoma M8930/0 Endometrial stromal nodule ... M8814/3 Infantile fibrosarcoma Congenital fibrosarcoma M8815/0 Solitary fibrous tumor Localized fibrous tumor M8815/3 Solitary ...
*  Index of anatomy articles
... ganglion ptosis puberty pubic hair pubic symphysis pubis pudendal nerve pulmonary pulmonary alveolus pulmonary trunk pulmonary ... soleus solitary nucleus solitary tract somatic somatic motor nuclei somite spasm spasticity specific sensory nucleus of ... neuropil nevus nictitating membrane nigrostriatal axon nipple Nissl body nociception nodes of Ranvier nodose ganglion nodule ... macroscopic macula macular sparing magnocellular nuclei main pulmonary artery major duodenal papilla malleolus malleus ...
*  Tuberous sclerosis
These nodules have a tendency to calcify as the patient ages. A nodule that markedly enhances and enlarges over time should be ... However, those are usually solitary, whereas in TSC they are commonly multiple and bilateral. About 20-30% of people with TSC ... that have been used to treat TSC manifestations and symptoms include a ketogenic diet for intractable epilepsy and pulmonary ... Subependymal nodules are composed of abnormal, swollen glial cells and bizarre multinucleated cells which are indeterminate for ...
*  Scrotal ultrasound
13a] of the nodule and multiple, narrow areas of shadowing not cast by calcifications [Fig. 13b], but corresponding to ... It is well known that the presence of a solitary intratesticular solid mass is highly suspicious for malignancy. Conversely, ... Although the genitourinary tract is the most common site of extra-pulmonary involvement by tuberculosis, tuberculous infection ... The nodules may appear hypoechoic or hyperechoic, depending on the amount of collagen or fibroblast present. Acoustic shadowing ...
*  List of cutaneous conditions
Subepidermal calcified nodule (solitary congenital nodular calcification, Winer's nodular calcinosis) Transient ... Primary cutaneous coccidioidomycosis Primary cutaneous histoplasmosis Primary pulmonary coccidioidomycosis Primary pulmonary ... Solitary angiokeratoma Solitary cutaneous leiomyoma Solitary mastocytoma Solitary neurofibroma (plexiform neurofibroma, ... solitary lichen planus, solitary lichenoid keratosis) Linear verrucous epidermal nevus (linear epidermal nevus, verrucous ...