SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Lung Cancer II
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Neoplastic involvement of the pericardium is an uncommon presentation of a primary lung malignancy. Lung cancer is the second most common malignancy, and 20% of patients present with localized disease. We present a case of metastatic lung adenocarcinoma initially manifesting as a hemorrhagic pericardial effusion complicated by pericardial tamponade.