Imaging Analysis

Imaging results demonstrate everything that glitters is not gold

HemOnc Today, December 25, 2013
Carlos Benitez, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD; Yi Chen Zhang, MD
This case profiles a 46-year-old woman with no significant medical history who was referred by her infectious disease specialist to the ED in May for…
Imaging Analysis

A 78-year-old woman presents with diplopia and ptosis

HemOnc Today, September 25, 2013
Michael L. Grossbard, MD; Mina Samir Erian Hanna, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD; Rahul Parikh, MD; Sagar Patel, MD
A 78-year-old woman who had not seen a physician since 1973 presented to the ophthalmologist in March 2012 with right-sided diplopia.
Imaging Analysis

Thyroid tissue uptake represents confounding variable in detection of regional metastasis

HemOnc Today, June 25, 2013
A 70-year-old woman with type 2 diabetes underwent an uncomplicated total thyroidectomy in March for removal of a biopsy-proven papillary thyroid…
Imaging Analysis

A 38-year-old female with recurrent ependymoma

HemOnc Today, March 25, 2013
Hrvoje Melinscak, MD; Jennifer Choi, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD; Rebecca Fisher, MD; Walter Choi, MD
A 38-year-old woman with a history of ependymoma was referred to radiation oncology for further evaluation.
Imaging Analysis

A 55-year-old woman with secondary polycythemia from uterine leiomyoma

HemOnc Today, February 25, 2013
A 55-year-old female with history of diabetes, hypertension, sickle cell trait and history of fibroid uterus presented to her primary care physician…
Imaging Analysis

A 55-year-old male nonsmoker with metastatic lung carcinoma

HemOnc Today, December 25, 2012
Grigorious Chrysofakis, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD; Sam Altman, MD
A 55-year-old man from the Dominican Republic with no prior medical or surgical history presented at our institution after experiencing fever, night…
Imaging Analysis

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma in an HIV-positive patient with cranial nerve defects

HemOnc Today, November 25, 2012
Daniel E. Meltzer, MD; Esha Gollapalle, MD; Grigorios Chrysofakis , MD; Ippolito Modica, MD; Michael Chung, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
A 48-year-old black man with a history of chronic hepatitis C and HIV, well controlled on highly active antiretroviral therapy, presented with a…
Imaging Analysis

A 66-year-old female diagnosed with atypical carcinoid tumor

HemOnc Today, October 25, 2012
Abdelaziz Elhaddad, MD; Michael Starc, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
A 66-year-old woman in stable health was sent for a routine chest CT scan in April 2003 because of her history as a former heavy smoker.
Imaging Analysis

PET/CT detected recurrent follicular lymphoma in stable, asymptomatic patient

HemOnc Today, September 25, 2012
Digvijay Singh, MD; Janice Dutcher, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD; Rangaswamy Chintapatla, MD
A 67-year-old man presented to his primary care physician with progressive fatigue and a 20-lb weight loss in 2 months. He did not have any other…