Pseudoaneurysm due to squamous cell carcinoma of the lung: two cases of spontaneous resolution after chemotherapy.

@article{Kim2009PseudoaneurysmDT,
  title={Pseudoaneurysm due to squamous cell carcinoma of the lung: two cases of spontaneous resolution after chemotherapy.},
  author={So-young Kim and Hak-Ryul Kim and Jung-Sub Song and Ki-Eun Hwang and Jeong-Hyun Shin and Seoung-Nam Shin and Dong Kim and Seong-Hoon Park and Sei-Hoon Yang and E Jeong},
  journal={Cancer research and treatment : official journal of Korean Cancer Association},
  year={2009},
  volume={41 4},
  pages={237-40}
}
Pseudoaneurysm due to cancer is uncommon generally and is extremely rare in lung cancer. We report two cases of false aneurysms due to lung cancer that spontaneously regressed upon chemotherapy without intervention. Both patients had squamous cell carcinoma of the lung and the diagnosis of a pseudoaneurysm was made using computed tomography. There was no evidence of severe bronchial hemorrhage and the pseudoaneurysms were small and well-encased. Chemotherapy was performed and the… CONTINUE READING

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