[Minute pulmonary meningothelial-like nodules: a case report].

@article{Park2002MinutePM,
  title={[Minute pulmonary meningothelial-like nodules: a case report].},
  author={Hae Young Park and Yuichi Nishi and Kazuaki Tabe and Hideaki Yamamoto and Masanori Shibasaki and Kenji 4 Sakata and Makoto Nagata and Kaoru Kuramitu and Satomi Nakamura and Riichiro Morita and Kouichi Kaneko and Yoshihiko Shimizu and Yoshio Sakamoto},
  journal={Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai zasshi = the journal of the Japanese Respiratory Society},
  year={2002},
  volume={40 6},
  pages={499-502}
}
The presence of multiple small nodular shadows on a routine chest radiograph was noticed in a 56-year-old woman who had undergone a left mastectomy on the diagnosis of breast cancer 8 years before. Chest CT films revealed small nodules scattered beneath the pleura mainly in both lower lobes. A biopsy was performed during video-assisted thoracoscopy to rule out metastasis from breast cancer. Biopsy specimens showed spindle--or oval-shaped cells arranged in nests associated with a dedicated… CONTINUE READING

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