A case of a blood clot simulating an intrabronchial neoplasm on computed tomography is presented. Although an intrabronchial lesion in a patient with hemoptysis is usually a malignancy, other etiologies must be considered. Computed tomography is an excellent modality for detecting and evaluating intrabronchial pathology but bronchoscopy is necessary for tissue diagnosis.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of computer assisted tomography|
|State||Published - Jun 1984|
- Computed tomography
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging