Radiological Case: Giant Solitary Fibrous Tumor of the Pleura

Erica Rego; Brian A. Solomon, MD


Appl Radiol. 2018;47(9):41-43. 

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Case Summary

A 54-year-old man presented to the ER with chronic shortness of breath and wheezing. He had no significant medical or surgical history. The patient denied a history of tobacco use and asbestos exposure, and had no family history of lung cancer or pulmonary disease. On physical examination, he was afebrile with a normal cardiac exam. He had decreased breath sounds throughout the entire right hemithorax. All laboratory values were within normal limits.