The radiographic diagnostic value of low intensity reduction of the lung compliance in malignant neoplasms.

@article{Felekis2003TheRD,
  title={The radiographic diagnostic value of low intensity reduction of the lung compliance in malignant neoplasms.},
  author={Vasilios A Felekis},
  journal={Medical hypotheses},
  year={2003},
  volume={60 4},
  pages={560-6}
}
The evaluation of low-intensity reduction in the compliance of the lung parenchyma (LIRCLP) can, we believe, give early diagnostic signs from a few months to two or more years before the time at which diagnosis can be made today from chest radiograms or CT scan of the chest in a significant number of cases of secondary lung neoplasm. Moreover, it can provide valuable information on small improvements or deteriorations in the great majority of patients with malignant neoplasms of the lung during… CONTINUE READING