This picture is a chest x-ray of a person with a lung mass. This is
a front view, where the lungs are the two dark areas and the heart
and other structures are visible in the middle of the chest. The
x-ray shows a mass in the right upper lung, indicated with the
arrow (seen on the left side of the picture).
Review Date: 09/15/2010
Reviewed By: David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of
General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington
School of Medicine; Denis Hadjiliadis, MD, Assistant Professor of
Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care,
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. Also reviewed by
David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
A.D.A.M., Inc. is accredited by URAC, also known as the American Accreditation HealthCare Commission (www.urac.org)