Difference between revisions of "Bronchoalveolar cell carcinoma"

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*Absent lymphadenopathy
 
*Absent lymphadenopathy
 
*Can have false negative on PET
 
*Can have false negative on PET
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*Not associated with smoking
  
  

Revision as of 13:39, 24 April 2012

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  • Can present as nodular, diffure (rare) and multifocal
  • Mucus creating which may mimic pneumonia.
  • Absent lymphadenopathy
  • Can have false negative on PET
  • Not associated with smoking


Subtypes include: Clara Cell, Tall Cell Epithelial and Type II Pneumocyte


Differential Diagnosis