U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 66-year-old male asked:

Abnormal focal osseous uptakes are identified in the right proximal clavicle and the right scapula with corresponding osteolytic and blastic findings on ct are consistent with metastatic disease. cancer?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Douglas Bourgon
Radiology 24 years experience
Correct.: In the absence of long standing prior trauma or metabolic disease history, these findings in an otherwise healthy 66 y/o male would most frequently been seen with bone metastasis.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated May 14, 2015


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.