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Anna L McGuire, Donna E Maziak, Harman S Sekhon, "Diffuse Intrapulmonary Neuroendocrine Cell Hyperplasia", Canadian Respiratory Journal, vol. 20, Article ID 190409, 3 pages, 2013. https://doi.org/10.1155/2013/190409
Diffuse Intrapulmonary Neuroendocrine Cell Hyperplasia
Diffuse intrapulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia is a rare, potential precursor lesion to typical pulmonary carcinoid tumours. Fewer than 50 cases have been reported in the literature. Their pathogenesis, clinical significance and management is controversial. A patient who presented with diffuse intrapulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia associated with a primary typical carcinoid tumour of the lung is reported.
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