*  Pulmonary Complications of Collagen Vascular Diseases
A patient may present with a solitary pulmonary nodule or multiple nodules that wax and wane, and central cavitation can occur ... Patients with RA can develop pulmonary nodules that typically correlate with subcutaneous nodules identified in other locations ... Pulmonary vascular disease. Pulmonary hypertension may be suspected if the main and central pulmonary arteries are enlarged on ... Pulmonary vascular disease. A diffusion defect is usually identified on pulmonary function testing in patients with pulmonary ...
  https://www.neurologyadvisor.com/pulmonary-medicine/pulmonary-complications-of-collagen-vascular-diseases/article/625516/
*  Solitary pulmonary nodule - Wikipedia
CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Winer-Muram HT (April 2006). "The solitary pulmonary nodule". Radiology. 239 (1 ... "Solitary pulmonary nodules: Part II. Evaluation of the indeterminate nodule". Radiographics. 20 (1): 59-66. doi:10.1148/ ... CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Khan A (March 2007). "ACR Appropriateness Criteria on solitary pulmonary nodule ... When a solitary pulmonary nodule is identified, plans for further action are made based on the likelihood that the nodule could ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solitary_pulmonary_nodule
*  The Solitary Pulmonary Nodule - Cancer Therapy Advisor
Cancer Therapy Advisor provides pulmonary medicine specialists with the latest information to correctly diagnose the latest ... pulmonary medical conditions, recommend procedures and guides. Visit often for updates and new information. ... Pulmonary nodules can be solitary or multiple. Solitary pulmonary nodules usually have no accompanying abnormalities in the ... What imaging studies will be helpful in making or excluding the diagnosis of a solitary pulmonary nodule?. CXR: Nodules that ...
  http://www.cancertherapyadvisor.com/pulmonary-medicine/the-solitary-pulmonary-nodule/article/625071/
*  Solitary lung nodule
One of the first steps in evaluating solitary pulmonary nodules is estimating the "pretest" probability. Multiple clinical and ... 7. Approach to management of solitary lung nodule. Management of solitary pulmonary nodule depends on choosing between ... Multiple radiological investigations are available to evaluate solitary pulmonary nodule and have got different characteristics ... Solitary lung nodule. 1. Introduction and definition. Solitary lung nodule (SLN) is defined as a single, relatively spherical ...
  http://www.clinicalpainadvisor.com/hospital-medicine/solitary-lung-nodule/article/603011/
*  The Radiology Assistant : Solitary pulmonary nodule: benign versus malignant
Small Solitary Pulmonary Nodules (1 cm) Detected at Population-Based CT Screening for Lung Cancer: Reliable High-Resolution CT ... A polygonal shape means that the lesion has multiple facets (multi-sided).. A peripheral subpleural location was also a sign of ... Solitary pulmonary nodule: benign versus malignant. Differentiation with CT and PET-CT. Ann Leung and Robin Smithuis Department ... A solitary pulmonary nodule is defined as a discrete, well-marginated, rounded opacity less than or equal to 3 cm in diameter ...
  http://radiologyassistant.nl/en/p460f9fcd50637/solitary-pulmonary-nodule-benign-versus-malignant.html
*  A case of secondary syphilis presenting as multiple pulmonary nodules
... solitary pulmonary nodule [9], or multiple ill-defined nodules [6]. This is the third case of secondary syphilis presenting as ... Here, we report a case of secondary syphilis with pulmonary involvement in a patient presenting with multiple pulmonary nodules ... pulmonary infarction, collagen vascular disease, and bronchiectasis [9]. In this case, because the multiple pulmonary nodules ... A 51-year-old heterosexual male with no significant medical history presented with multiple pulmonary nodules on a plain chest ...
  http://www.kjim.org/journal/view.php?number=168360
*  The Radiology Assistant : Chest X-Ray - Lung disease
Solitary Pulmonary Nodule * Fleischner Society recommendations for follow-up of nodules * Multiple masses ... Click here for more detailed information about Solitary Pulmonary Nodule. A solitary pulmonary nodule or SPN is defined as a ... Nodule or mass - any space occupying lesion either solitary or multiple.. *Atelectasis - collapse of a part of the lung due to ... In this case there was a solitary nodule in the right upper lobe and a biopsy was performed.. The lobar consolidation is the ...
  http://radiologyassistant.nl/en/p50d95b0ab4b90/chest-x-ray-patterns-of-lung-disease.html
*  Transthoracic needle aspiration biopsy for the diagnosis of localised pulmonary lesions: a meta-analysis | Thorax
As many as 10-20% of bronchogenic carcinomas present initially as solitary pulmonary nodules.2 Causes of pulmonary nodules are ... The authors defined "solitary pulmonary nodule" as a solitary, round, or oval lesion in the lung parenchyma on a chest ... Articles evaluating the accuracy of TNAB in series of consecutive patients presenting with solitary or multiple pulmonary ... 1997) The probability of malignancy in solitary pulmonary nodules: application to small radiologically indeterminate nodules. ...
  http://thorax.bmj.com/content/54/10/884
*  Pulmonary vasculitis | Thorax
Pulmonary involvement per se may give rise to solitary or multiple nodules which often cavitate and can be surrounded by thick ... Chest radiograph showing cavitation of a nodule within the left lung together with diffuse pulmonary infiltration and nodule ... pulmonary haemorrhage may have more long term consequences such as pulmonary fibrosis. Pulmonary opacities not due to pulmonary ... Pulmonary infiltrates (fig 1), nodules (fig 2), or both are the most common finding being present in 45% of patients at ...
  http://thorax.bmj.com/content/53/3/220
*  Pulmonary Nodules
... Online Medical Reference - from diagnosis through treatments. Co-authored by Duc M. Ha and Peter J. Mazzone ... radiographic opacities that may be solitary or multiple. A classic solitary pulmonary nodule (SPN) is a single, spherical, well ... Pulmonary nodules can be categorized as solid larger pulmonary nodules (10-30 mm in diameter), solid subcentimeter nodules ( ... The solitary pulmonary nodule on chest radiography: can we really tell if the nodule is calcified? AJR Am J Roentgenol 2001; ...
  http://www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/medicalpubs/diseasemanagement/hematology-oncology/pulmonary-nodules/
*  US6694046B2 - Automated computerized scheme for distinction between benign and malignant solitary pulmonary nodules on chest...
The method includes obtaining a digital image including the nodule; segmenting the nodule to obtain an outline of the nodule, ... and obtaining an outline of the nodule based on the image intensity contours; extracting features of the nodule based on the ... In another embodiment, a common nodule appearing in an x-ray chest image and a CT image is segmented in each image, features ... and determining a likelihood of malignancy of the nodule based on the output of the at least one classifier. In one embodiment ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US6694046?oq=%22Meaning-based+information+organization+and+retrieval%22
*  High attenuation in the lungs on CT: Beyond calcified granulomas
... having in common well-marginated solitary or multiple pulmonary nodules/masses that can cavitate and calcify. In addition, ... Solitary pulmonary nodule. The workup of a solitary pulmonary nodule has been well described in the literature, with diagnosis/ ... The solitary pulmonary nodule. Radiology. 2006;239:34-49.. * Tan BB, Flaherty KR, Kazerooni EA, et al. The solitary pulmonary ... A cause of pulmonary nodules. Radiology. 1984;152:23-26.. *Srinivas S, Dhelaria R, Pai D, et al. Multiple calcified pulmonary ...
  http://appliedradiology.com/articles/high-attenuation-in-the-lungs-on-ct-beyond-calcified-granulomas
*  Dual time-point FDG PET/CT for differentiating benign from malignant solitary pulmonary nodules in a TB endemic area
2. Winer-Muram H. The solitary pulmonary nodule. Radiology 2006; 239: 34-49. [ Links ]. ... followed by Dunn's multiple comparison test. Statistical significance was defined as p,0.05. ... maximal SUV and retention index between benign and malignant solitary pulmonary nodules with an initial mean SUV less than 2.5 ... is an accurate non-invasive imaging test for differentiating benign from malignant solitary pulmonary nodules (SPNs). We aimed ...
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*  Pulmonary nodules - The Clinical Advisor
... "solitary pulmonary nodule" (SPN) or "coin lesion." A lesion larger than 3 cm is characterized as a pulmonary mass. Multiple ... OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know about pulmonary nodules. * Are you sure your patient has a pulmonary nodule? ... OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know about pulmonary nodules.. A pulmonary nodule is a round lesion less than 3 cm ... Plain radiograph of child with multiple nodules from synovial carcinoma. Figure 6.. Chest CT of a child with multiple nodules ...
  http://www.clinicaladvisor.com/pediatrics/pulmonary-nodules/article/622518/
*  Cavities in the Lung in Oncology Patients: Imaging Overview and Differential Diagnoses
... and pulmonary interstitial pneumonia. Usually, pulmonary rheumatoid nodules are multiple, involving the lower lobes of the ... Solitary pulmonary nodule: Preliminary study of evaluation with incremental dynamic CT. Radiology. 1995;194:399-405. ... Solitary or multiple nodules with cavitation are detected in ≤80% of cases (Figure 20).93 Cavitation may be more frequently ... Dynamic MRI of solitary pulmonary nodules: Comparison of enhancement patterns of malignant and benign small peripheral lung ...
  http://appliedradiology.com/articles/cavities-in-the-lung-in-oncology-patients-imaging-overview-and-differential-diagnoses
*  Healthcare | Free Full-Text | Human Factors and Human-Computer Considerations in Teleradiology and Telepathology | HTML
Twenty-two radiologists and 22 residents searched CT chest sequences for a solitary pulmonary nodule before and after a day of ... The value of these larger displays however may be for use in conferencing situations or those in which multiple viewers need to ... Kundel, H.L.; Nodine, C.F.; Krupinski, E.A. Searching for lung nodules: Visual dwell indicates locations of false-positive and ... Krupinski, E.A.; Roehrig, H. Pulmonary nodule detection and visual search: P45 and P104 monochrome vs. color monitor displays. ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/2227-9032/2/1/94/htm
*  A-Z Chest Radiology | Aorta | Lung
Pulmonary alveolar microlithiasis.. Multiple small bilateral pulmonary nodules. 167 . These are less dense than the nodules ... Differential diagnosis (solitary pulmonary nodule) Neoplasms - lymphoma. pulmonary sequestration. Management Compare with old ... They can be multiple or solitary. There is no growth in size of the calcified nodules over time. Post infective causes - TB. ... Multiple small dense bilateral pulmonary nodules. 165 .. TB. Management No effective active treatment. Miliary metastases.II A- ...
  https://www.scribd.com/document/39659159/A-Z-Chest-Radiology
*  Solitary Pulmonary Lesion in Patients with History of Malignancy: Primary Lung Cancer or Metastatic Cancer? | SpringerLink
Background Defining the status of solitary pulmonary lesion (SPL) in patients with history of malignancy is important because ... The probability of malignancy in solitary pulmonary nodules. Application to small radiologically indeterminate nodules. Arch ... The solitary pulmonary nodule. Respiration. 2015;90(2):160-172.CrossRefGoogle Scholar ... Multiple primary cancers, one of which is lung. Surg Clin North Am. 1969; 49(2):323-335.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1245/s10434-018-6360-6
*  Pulmonary Cryptococcosis Presenting Solitary Pulmonary Nodule in an Immunocompetence: A Case Report and Review of the Korean...
It's common radiological findings are multiple pulmonary nodules. We report a case of pulmonary cryptococcosis in a 67-year-old ... Pulmonary Cryptococcosis Presenting Solitary Pulmonary Nodule in an Immunocompetence: A Case Report and Review of the Korean ... Pulmonary Cryptococcosis Presenting Solitary Pulmonary Nodule in an Immunocompetence: A Case Report and Review of the Korean ... The cases of pulmonary cryptococcosis presenting a solitary pulmonary nodule in the Korean immunocompetent patients. ...
  http://jsms.sch.ac.kr/journal/view.php?doi=10.15746/sms.11.026
*  Unexpected pulmonary tumor: metastasis from a benign uterine leiomyoma in a post-menopausal woman: a case report | BMC Research...
... consist of solitary or multiple small lung nodules that are well circumscribed, without calcifications or contrast enhancement ... the patient had a solitary pulmonary nodule with clinical symptoms that worsened over the time, suggesting a primary lung tumor ... Fan D, Yi X. Pulmonary benign metastasizing leiomyoma: a case report. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2014;7(10):7072-5.PubMedPubMed ... A solitary lung fibrous tumor can have morphologic patterns similar to those of BML, but tumor cells are often positive for ...
  https://bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13104-017-2998-6
*  Pulmonary Metastatic Choriocarcinoma in a Patient with Ectopic Pregnancy
14 mm nodule in anterior segment of the right lung. Figure 2. 17 mm pulmonary mass in the right lung and multiple nodules in ... Thoracotomy was performed for the patient and pulmonary solitary nodule was resected. The histopathological findings ... Moreover, PET scan demonstrated a 17 mm-pulmonary mass in the right lung and multiple nodules in the left breast with enhanced ... unilateral solitary lung nodule, no uterine involvement, and serum BHCG concentration less than 1500 mIU/Ml (6). ...
  http://jmrh.mums.ac.ir/article_8854.html
*  Bronchiolitis Obliterans Organizing Pneumonia/Cryptogenic Organizing Pneumonia
Rarer radiographic patterns include the reverse-halo sign, multiple nodules, irregular lines/bands, and an infiltrative form ... Other less common radiographic patterns include a solitary opacity or nodule (occasionally cavitary), which may suggest primary ... Next Article in Pulmonary Medicine. Disorders Related to High Altitude (Acute Mountain Sickness, High-Altitude Pulmonary Edema ... Multiple Sclerosis Latest Feature. * Understanding ICU-Acquired Neuromuscular Dysfunction: Triggers, Risk Factors, and ...
  http://www.neurologyadvisor.com/pulmonary-medicine/bronchiolitis-obliterans-organizing-pneumoniacryptogenic-organizing-pneumonia/article/625428/
*  Computer-aided diagnosis - Wikipedia
"Computerized Analysis of the Likelihood of Malignancy in Solitary Pulmonary Nodules with Use of Artificial Neural Networks". ... 2009). "A large-scale evaluation of automatic pulmonary nodule detection in chest CT using local image features and k-nearest- ... Chen, S.; Suzuki, K. (2014-02-01). "Separation of Bones From Chest Radiographs by Means of Anatomically Specific Multiple ... Wu N, Gamsu G, Czum J, Held B, Thakur R, Nicola G (Mar 2006). "Detection of small pulmonary nodules using direct digital ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer-aided_diagnosis
*  Tuberous sclerosis - Wikipedia
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 ... TSC typically affects multiple organ systems and manifests differently in each patient and in different stages of the life ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tuberous_sclerosis
*  Lung cancer - Wikipedia
Lung cancer can also be an incidental finding, as a solitary pulmonary nodule on a chest radiograph or CT scan done for an ... Ost, D (2015). "Chapter 110: Approach to the patient with pulmonary nodules". In Grippi, MA; Elias, JA; Fishman, JA; Kotloff, ... and metastases to multiple lymph nodes, and vascular invasion. For people with inoperable disease, outcomes are worse in those ... Lung cancer often appears as a solitary pulmonary nodule on a chest radiograph. However, the differential diagnosis is wide. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lung_cancer