Visceral Pleural Involvement by Lung Cancer

Visceral Pleural Involvement by Lung Cancer – Quiz

Visceral pleural involvement is important in the staging of lung cancer and a parameter that is often subject to interpretation. We invite you to participate in a brief survey that deals with lung cancer staging issues that includes a series of 15 quiz cases in which you determine the presence of absence of visceral pleural involvement. You may view the correct solutions.

Butnor KJ., Vollmer RT., Blaszyk H., Glatz K. Interobserver agreement on what constitutes visceral pleural invasion by non-small cell lung carcinoma: an internet-based assessment of international current practices. Am J Clin Pathol 2007, 128(4):638-47.

K. Butnor, MD (University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont)
H. Blaszyk, MD (University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont)

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