Journal of Korean Society of Ultrasound in Medicine 2010;29(1): 59-61.
Ultrasonographic Localization of Solitary Fibrous Tumor of Pleura: Case Report.
Kyoung Tae Kim, Yong Sun Jeon, Soon Gu Cho, Kwang Ho Kim, Kyung Hee Lee
Department of Radiology, Inha University School of Medicine, Korea. khlmay@hanmail.net
  Published online: March 1, 2010.
ABSTRACT
Plain radiography and computed tomography are widely used in the field of chest disease. Yet ultrasonography has a limitation as a diagnostic tool, except in the case of pleural effusion and chest wall lesion. We experienced a case of solitary fibrous tumor of the diaphragmatic pleura, and the origin of this tumor could be exactly localized by ultrasonography, but not by other imaging modalities.
Keywords: Ultrasonography; Pleural neoplasm; Solitary fibrous tumor; Thorax
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