Squamous Carcinoma


Figure 1

Axial CT image shows complete occlusion of the right middle lobe bronchus by a lobulated squamous carcinoma that slightly protrudes into the bronchus intermedius.

Note post-obstructive collapse and consolidation involving the right middle lobe, with numerous mucous bronchograms.

Find the tumor protruding into the bronchus intermedius.



Figure 2

Bronchoscopic image of the lesion shown in figure 1. The dark area to the lower right is the right lower lobe bronchus.

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