A 65-Year-Old Woman with Granular Cell Tumor of the Lung


Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia-USA


We present a case of a 65 year-old female who admitted with fever and a small infiltrate on the chest x-ray. CT-scan showed presence of a well-circumscribed solitary mass. She underwent surgical resection which showed presence of a granular cell tumor. Clinical and pathological features of granular cell tumor will be described in this report. (Tanaffos 2010;9(1): 59-62)