Sezgi Şahin Duyar1, Özlem Sönmez1, Tuğba Nur Tezvergil1*, Dicle Kaymaz1, Nesrin Gürçay2 and Füsun Ardıç Yükrük3
1Department of Chest Diseases, Ankara Atatürk Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Education and Research Hospital, Turkey
2Department of Pathology, Ankara Atatürk Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Education and Research Hospital, Turkey
3Department of Pathology, Ankara Dr Abdurrahman Yurtaslan Oncology Training and Research Hospital, Turkey
Primitive neuroectodermal tumors which known as highly aggressive ones, commonly originated from the bone and soft tissues of children or young adults. This tumor group that stems from lung parenchyma is an exceptional case. We report a case of a 20-years old man with pulmonary primitive neuroectodermal tumor. The positron emission tomography scan findings of this rare disease were summarized.
Lung; Peripheral; Positron emission tomography; Young adult; Primitive neuroectodermal tumor
Duyar SŞ, Sönmez Ö, Tezvergil TN, Kaymaz D, Gürçay N, Yükrük FA. The Positron Emission Tomography Scan for Primary Pulmonary Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor: A Case Report and Literature Review. Ann Lung Cancer Res. 2020;1(1):1001..