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Jornal Brasileiro de Pneumologia

On-line version ISSN 1806-3756

Abstract

FARIA, Ricardo Alexandre et al. Intrapulmonary teratoma. J. bras. pneumol. [online]. 2007, vol.33, n.5, pp.612-615. ISSN 1806-3756.  https://doi.org/10.1590/S1806-37132007000500019.

Case report of a 49-year-old man, presenting chest pain and bloody sputum for six months. Chest X-ray and computed tomography scan showed opacification on the left upper lobe. The bronchoscopy showed bronchial hemorrhage in the lingular bronchial segment. Due to diagnostic and therapeutic needs, this patient underwent a left inframammilary thoracotomy. The anatomopathological analysis of the surgical sample revealed an intrapulmonary teratoma. The patient presented favorable evolution and is now under outpatient follow-up treatment.

Keywords : Teratoma; Lung; Neoplasms.

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