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Fig. 2 | World Journal of Surgical Oncology

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From: A critical review of the chest CT scans performed to detect asymptomatic synchronous metastasis in new and recurrent breast cancers

Fig. 2

Typical indeterminate pulmonary lesion. The high sensitivity of CTC leads to the identification of very small lesions that would not be obvious on normal chest X-ray. These indeterminate results require further tests or observation to characterize the true nature of these lesions. This results in a high false-positive rate for staging CTC (10%)

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