Canadian Respiratory Journal

Canadian Respiratory Journal / 2013 / Article

Clinico-Pathologic Conferences | Open Access

Volume 20 |Article ID 190409 |

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.

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.

Copyright © 2013 Hindawi Publishing Corporation. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

More related articles

 PDF Download Citation Citation
 Order printed copiesOrder

Related articles

We are committed to sharing findings related to COVID-19 as quickly as possible. We will be providing unlimited waivers of publication charges for accepted research articles as well as case reports and case series related to COVID-19. Review articles are excluded from this waiver policy. Sign up here as a reviewer to help fast-track new submissions.