BAC

BAC: peripheral mass, nodule, or multiple nodules resembling metastasis, biopsy shows normal lung architecture but alveoli looks like glands


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  • BAC
  • aka: Bronchioalveolar carcinoma,
  • peripheral mass, nodule, or multiple nodules resembling metastasis, biopsy shows normal lung architecture but alveoli looks like glands
  • Non-smokers, cough and frothy sputum
  • Peripheral mass, solitary nodule, or multiple nodules resembing metastasis, biopsy shows type1 cells replaced by mucin producing cells