[Lung metastasis of thymic carcinoma twelve years after complete resection of primary disease].

We report a 67-year-old woman who developed lung metastasis 12 years after resection of the mediastinal tumor which was diagnosed as B3-thymoma. Combined resection of bilateral lungs and left innominate vein was performed due to tumorimvasion. 12 years later, she was diagnosed as having primary lung adenocarcinoma with bronchoscopic examination and cytology… CONTINUE READING