Imaging Analysis

Imaging Analysis

A look into the imaging modalities that affect clinical practice.

Imaging Analysis

A 52-year-old female with intravenous leiomyomatosis with intracardiac extension

HemOnc Today, March 10, 2012
Munir Ghesani, MD; Nasima Jafferjee, MD; Rangaswamy Chintapatla, MD; Peerapod Chiowanich, MD; Darren Buonocore, MD; Alan Benvenisty, MD
A 52-year-old female with no significant past medical history presented to her primary care physician with bilateral lower extremity swelling and…
Imaging Analysis

A 45-year-old male with small cell lung cancer, superior vena cava syndrome

HemOnc Today, February 10, 2012
Munir Ghesani, MD; Rangaswamy Chintapatla, MD; Anupama Goel, MD; Sam Altman, MD; Zheng Ma, MD
A 45-year-old male with about a 30 pack-year history of smoking presented to his primary care physician in March 2010 with a cough of few…
Imaging Analysis

Papillary tumor of the pineal region

HemOnc Today, January 10, 2012
Munir Ghesani, MD; Chun-Der Li, MD; Shain Wallis, DO; Ali Noor, MD; Lauren Moomjian, MD; Yinghua Pang, MD; Francisco Delara, MD; Daniel E. Meltzer, MD
The patient is a 48-year-old male with a history of a pineal lesion who presented to our institution for preoperative management. A preoperative…
Imaging Analysis

Metastatic breast carcinoma with mixed response to therapy

HemOnc Today, December 10, 2011
Munir Ghesani, MD; Sumit Talwar, MD; Eaton Lin, MD; Gabriel Sara, MD
An 83-year-old female with a family history of breast cancer was diagnosed in 1992 with a right breast cancer that was hormone receptor-positive…
Imaging Analysis

A 76-year-old man with primary breast malignancy, axillary lymphadenopathy

HemOnc Today, November 10, 2011
Munir Ghesani, MD; Irene Dy, MD; Alan Sickles, MD
A 76-year-old man presented to his primary care physician with a lump in the left axilla. The primary physician palpated a hard mass and, due to…
Imaging Analysis

65-year-old woman with sarcoidosis, suspicion of inflammatory breast carcinoma

HemOnc Today, October 10, 2011
Munir Ghesani, MD; Karen Ching, MD; Amit Patel, MD; Sharon Rosenbaum Smith, MD, FACS
The patient is a 65-year-old woman who presented to our institution with a biopsy-proven left breast cancer metastatic to the left axillary lymph…
Imaging Analysis

Intracranial hemorrhage as the initial presentation of gliosarcoma in a young woman

HemOnc Today, September 10, 2011
Munir Ghesani, MD; Lauren Moomjian, MD; Daniel E. Meltzer, MD
A 23-year-old female with no significant medical history developed a headache. On the evening of the following day, the headache was accompanied…
Imaging Analysis

Young patient presents with prostate carcinoma and lesions on bone scan

HemOnc Today, August 10, 2011
Munir Ghesani, MD; Ronald Ennis, MD; Adi Friedman, MD; Carlos Benitez, MD; Sumit Talwar, MD
A 43-year-old male with no significant past medical history and a family history of breast cancer was found to have an elevated PSA of 15.3 on…
Imaging Analysis

Elderly female presents with asymptomatic leukocytosis

HemOnc Today, July 10, 2011
Munir Ghesani, MD; Rami Daya, MD; Amit Patel, MD
An 84-year-old woman presented to her hematologist’s office with an asymptomatic leukocytosis and associated lymphocytosis seen on routine…
Imaging Analysis

Spread of ovarian carcinoma via lymphatic dissemination

HemOnc Today, June 10, 2011
Munir Ghesani, MD; Amit Patel, MD; Gabriel Sara, MD
A 65-year-old woman with a past medical history significant for depression and anxiety disorder presented in 1991 with abdominal distension and…