Published in Cancer Weekly, November 29th, 2005
According to recent research from South Korea, "The objective of this study was to assess the CT features of pulmonary inflammatory myofibroblastic tumors with pathologic correlation. The authors retrospectively reviewed CT and pathologic findings of 10 patients with surgically resected inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the lung."
"On CT, 5 patients showed a polypoid endotracheal (n=3) or endobronchial nodule in the left main bronchus (n=2). Two patients showed a central parenchymal mass, and the remaining 3 patients showed a peripheral pulmonary nodule. All tumors had well...
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