Focal organizing pneumonia mimicking lung cancer: a surgeon's view.

@article{Zheng2012FocalOP,
  title={Focal organizing pneumonia mimicking lung cancer: a surgeon's view.},
  author={Zhi Zheng and Youmin Pan and Chaoguo Song and Hao Wei and Shimin Wu and Xiang Wei and Tiecheng Pan and Jun Li},
  journal={The American surgeon},
  year={2012},
  volume={78 1},
  pages={133-7}
}
Focal organizing pneumonia is a unique form of organizing pneumonia. Little is known regarding its clinical and radiological feature, diagnosis, management, and outcome. Twenty patients with focal organizing pneumonia were investigated and compared with 40 patients with bronchogenic carcinoma. There were 38 men (63.3%) and 22 women (36.7%). The mean age was… CONTINUE READING