J Korean Radiol Soc. 2008 Jun;58(6):579-581. English. Case Report. https://doi.org/10.3348/jkrs.2008.58.6.579
Deparment of Radiology and Center for Imaging Science, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Korea. firstname.lastname@example.org
Department of Pathology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Korea.
Hamartomata is the most common benign type of tumor, occuring in the lung. However, a cystic pulmonary hamartoma is extremely rare, and is difficult to diagnose due to its nonspecific nature. We report a case of cystic pulmonary hamartoma in which a popcorn-like calcification is clearly identified, thus enabling a confident diagnosis of the disease.