Case Author(s): Michael C. Roarke, M.D. and Barry A. Siegel, M.D. , 8/7/95 . Rating: #D3, #Q4

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Brief history:

56-year old woman diagnosed with renal cell carcioma in January 1995. Right nephrectomy was performed in February 1995. Subsequently, a right lower lobe lung mass was noted on the chest radiograph dated 6-19-95. This examination was requested to evaluate for other metastatic disease.


F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) imaging of the body was performed.

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