Computed tomography of the chest is found to be a useful method in selected cases. Lipomas of the chest and mediastinum can be specifically diagnosed. Extent of malignant pulmonary processes can be assessed for resectability, since it can detect mediastinal nodes not properly seen in conventional chest tomography. Computed tomography of the chest is indicated in these two diagnostic problems.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||13|
|Journal||Revista Interamericana de Radiologia|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1978|
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