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Flashcards in Pulmonary Hamartoma Deck (3):

What are the typical radiographic findings observed in a person with a hamartoma?

  • Popcorn pattern of calcification
  • "Coin" lesions


What do hamartomas consist of?

Cartilage, fibromyxoid connective tissue, fat, bone, smooth muscle


What is the Px of a patient with a hamartoma?

Hamartomas are benign and might cause Syx if they block a bronchus