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lytic metastasis ca breast LSBU

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Description: ACR-code 322-3310 Clinical presentation: A patient with previous mastectomy now with neck pain and lower limb weakness.
The plain image shows a complex appearance with a soft-tissue density behind the medial end of the right clavicle and a destructive process on the right side of the 2nd and 3rd thoracic vertebrae with loss of right vertebral margins and the right pedicle of T3. The most vascular part of the vertebra. The well-defined margin of the soft tissue mass indicates air tissue contrast as it projects forward into the air-containing right lung.

Type: Case Study
Author/Contact: IDM
Institution: LSBU
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Language: English

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Added: Thu Jan 31 2002
Last Modified: Tue Jul 28 2009