+ Site Statistics
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Human pulmonary dirofilariasis mimicking metastatic disease

Human pulmonary dirofilariasis mimicking metastatic disease

Clinical Bulletin 11(2): 88-90

Dirofilaria immitis, woman with recently diagnosed neoplasm, 2 pulmonary nodules secondary to parasitic infection that mimicked metastatic disease, correct diagnosis established during surgical intervention, clinical report

(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 000903740

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

PMID: 7326843

Related references

Pulmonary dirofilariasis and transitional cell carcinoma. Benign lung nodules mimicking metastatic malignant neoplasms. Archives of Internal Medicine 143(6): 1259-1260, 1983

A rare case of human pulmonary dirofilariasis with a growing pulmonary nodule after migrating infiltration shadows, mimicking primary lung carcinoma. International Journal of Surgery Case Reports 22(): 8-11, 2016

A rare case of human pulmonary dirofilariasis with nodules mimicking malignancy: approach to diagnosis and treatment. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery 13(1): 65-65, 2018

Acute pulmonary embolism and multiple pulmonary nodules mimicking metastatic disease. Thorax, 2017

Pulmonary dirofilariasis mimicking lung cancer. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease 57(1): 33-34, 2002

Metastatic Pulmonary Calcification Mimicking Air-Space Disease. Chest Journal 106(2): 620-622, 1994

Pulmonary dirofilariasis cytologically mimicking lung cancer. A case report. Acta Cytologica 37(4): 531-534, 1993

Human pulmonary dirofilariasis: atypical presentation of a rare disease. Revista Da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical 39(1): 94-95, 2006

Pulmonary dirofilariasis mimicking lung tumor with chest wall and mediastinal invasion. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon 53(3): 173-175, 2005

Bilateral multiple pulmonary tuberculous nodules mimicking metastatic disease. European Journal of Radiology 44(1): 33-36, 2002

Amiodarone-induced pulmonary toxicity mimicking metastatic lung disease. Postgraduate Medical Journal 63(739): 393-394, 1987

Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia mimicking metastatic disease. Pulmonology 24(1): 63-65, 2018

Metastatic pulmonary calcification mimicking air-space disease. Technetium-99m-MDP SPECT imaging. Chest 106(2): 620-622, 1994

Pulmonary artery thrombosis mimicking disease progression in metastatic renal cell carcinoma on Sunitinib. Indian Journal of Cancer 53(1): 112-113, 2016

Human dirofilariasis due to Dirofilaria repens mimicking a scrotal tumor. Urology 73(1): 209.E1-3, 2008