Case Report

The radiological appearance of metastatic cystic lesions

Pieter Barnardt, Jacqueline Du Toit
South African Journal of Radiology | Vol 15, No 4 | a358 | DOI: | © 2011 Pieter Barnardt, Jacqueline Du Toit | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 24 February 2011 | Published: 07 December 2011

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Pieter Barnardt, Tygerberg Hospital, South Africa
Jacqueline Du Toit, Tygerberg Hospital, South Africa


Cystic and cavitatory pulmonary lesions are abnormalities encountered on chest computed tomography (CT). Malignant lesions, including metastases, rarely present as cystic lesions; we report on two such cases: a man with advanced carcinoma of the left testis, and a woman with epithelioid trophoblastic tumour.


Radiological appearance; cyctic; metastatic lesions


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