Article Abstract

Pure ground-glass nodules: are they really indolent?

Authors: Julien G. Cohen, Gilbert R. Ferretti

Abstract

Ever since the results of the ELCAP study (1), which reported the malignancy rate of subsolid nodules to be about 5 times higher than that of solid nodules, it is common knowledge among radiologists and pulmonologists that these specific nodules require special attention and management.