The role of computed tomography hounsfield unit values in the differentiation of benign and malignant cavitary lung lesions Computed tomography HU values in the differentiation of cavitary lung lesions


Dündar İ., Özgökçe M., Durmaz F., AYYILDIZ V. A. , Yıldız H., Turko E., ...More

ANNALS OF CLINICAL AND ANALYTICAL MEDICINE, vol.12, pp.508-512, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4328/acam.20783
  • Journal Name: ANNALS OF CLINICAL AND ANALYTICAL MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index
  • Page Numbers: pp.508-512
  • Keywords: Computed Tomography, Hounsfield Unit, Cavitary Lung Lesion, Benign, Malignant, PULMONARY NODULES, SOLITARY, CAVITIES, DISEASES, WALL

Abstract

Aim: This study aims to investigate the rote of Hounsfield unit (HU) values measured by contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CT) in the differentiation of benign and malignant cavitary lesions (CLs), which are frequently encountered in the lung parenchyma.