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Year : 2018 | Month : June | Volume : 12 | Issue : 6 | Page : OD04 - OD05

Atypical Intra-Bronchial Carcinoid -A Rare Case Report

Malgere R Ramitha, Gajanan S Gaude

1. Senior Resident, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, J. N. Medical College, Belgaum, Karnataka, India. 2. Professor and Head, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, J. N. Medical College, Belgaum, Karnataka, India.

Correspondence Address :
Dr. Gajanan S Gaude
Nehrunagar, Belgaum, Karnataka, India.
E-mail: gsgaude922@gmail.com

Abstract

Bronchial carcinoids are uncommon, slow growing; low-grade malignant neoplasms of the lungs, which rarely metastasize outside the thoracic cavity. We hereby report a case of atypical intra-bronchial carcinoid tumour of the lung in a young female which was treated successfully with surgery and chemotherapy.

Keywords

Atypical carcinoids, Carcinoid tumour, Lungs, Neuroendocrine tumours, Typical carcinoids

How to cite this article :

Malgere R Ramitha, Gajanan S Gaude. ATYPICAL INTRA-BRONCHIAL CARCINOID -A RARE CASE REPORT. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2018 June [cited: 2018 Jun 24 ]; 12:OD04-OD05. Available from
http://www.jcdr.net/back_issues.asp?issn=0973-709x&year=2018&month=June&volume=12&issue=6&page=OD04-OD05&id=11610

DOI and Others

DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2018/34484.11610

Date of Submission: Oct 20, 2017
Date of Peer Review: Feb 02, 2018
Date of Acceptance: Apr 04, 2018
Date of Publishing: Jun 01, 2018

FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.

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