Journal of Clinical Medicine Research, ISSN 1918-3003 print, 1918-3011 online, Open Access
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Case Report

Volume 2, Number 4, August 2010, pages 180-184

Parenchymal Thoracic Splenosis: History and Nuclear Imaging Without Invasive Procedures May Provide Diagnosis


Figure 1.
Figure 1. CT scan of the chest and abdomen revealed presence of a 3.4 cm mass adjacent to the left hemidiaphragm.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. CT-guided biopsy of the mass which subsequently ruled out malignancy.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) revealed presence of the mass in the thoracic area.