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Metastasis of Pulmonary Adenocarcinoma presenting as Multiple Cystic Lesions of the Brain: Importance of Differential Diagnosis
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  • Dragan Janković,
  • Harald Krenzlin,
  • Naureen Keric,
  • Florian Ringel
Dragan Janković
University Medical Centre of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
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Harald Krenzlin
University Medical Centre of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
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Naureen Keric
University Medical Centre of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
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Florian Ringel
University Medical Centre of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
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Abstract

A 62-year-old otherwise healthy patient was admitted with severe headache for several weeks. Initial imaging studies revealed multiple cystic lesions in both hemispheres. Neuroparasitic infections were considered as primary differential diagnosis. Open biopsy of a right frontal cortical lesion was performed. Pathohistological revealed the diagnosis of cerebral metastasis of adenokarcinoma.

Peer review status:IN REVISION

20 Mar 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
22 Mar 2021Assigned to Editor
22 Mar 2021Submission Checks Completed
27 Mar 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
29 Apr 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
10 Jun 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor