Body Region: Chest
Author: Michele Anzidei
1. Patient presentation
- A 65-year-old man presented to the radiology department with chronic cough and worsening chest pain.
- His medical history included 45 years of smoking habit.
- Chest radiography demonstrated a right paramediastinal mass.
- Contrast-enhanced CT of the whole body was performed to confirm the radiographic suspect of lung cancer and to stage the disease.