The Enhancing Rim: A New Sign of a Benign Pulmonary Nodule

Muhm, John R.; McCullough, Ann E.
September 2003
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Sep2003, Vol. 78 Issue 9, p1092
Academic Journal
Describes the enhancing rim sign that indicates the benign nature of a solitary pulmonary nodule. Computed tomography with intravenous contrast enhancement of solitary nodule; Detection of a rim of enhancing soft tissue at the periphery of the nodule; Histological evaluation of the tissue.


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