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We can see many greyish foci on the lung parenchyme. Anthracosis on the hilar lymph nodes is visible.
Diagnosis: Pulmonary metastasis
- Metastasis most commonly from
- Musculoskeletal system
Nothing special, just regular theory about metastatic tumors.
2 thoughts on “41. Pulmonary metastases”
Metastases rarely spread from skeletal muscle to the lungs.
Really? This page disagrees with you: http://theoncologist.alphamedpress.org/content/4/1/34.long
Also, the lecture on oncology writes that soft tissue cancers often metastasize into the lung via the caval system.