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Case Reports in Pulmonology
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 8248749, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8248749
Case Report

Primary Pulmonary Meningioma Simulating a Pulmonary Metastasis

1Department of Medical Imaging, Changhua Christian Hospital, No. 135 Nanxiao St., Changhua 500, Taiwan
2Department of Pathology, Changhua Christian Hospital, No. 135 Nanxiao St., Changhua 500, Taiwan

Received 30 June 2016; Accepted 1 November 2016

Academic Editor: Daniel T. Merrick

Copyright © 2016 Chun-Mao Juan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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