Favorable Response of Advanced Superior Sulcus Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma to Gefitinib for 11 years complicated by Interval Development of Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung.


Figure 1: Pet/CT scan from 2014 in a 55 year old Caucasian male with a history of Pancoasts syndrome and a complete response to Iressa. There is an FDG avid right hilar mass confirmed on bronchoscopic biopsy to be small cell carcinoma. The patient is receiving treatment with radiation and chemotherapy.