Collaborative Hypertext of Radiology
- most common benign lung tumor
(but only 1/50 as common as Ca)
- malignant potential
- 75% resemble carcinoid tumor or "cylindroma"
- possibly benign form of oat-cell tumor
- bronchial obstruction ==> air-trapping
Charles E. Kahn, Jr., MD - 2 February 1995
Last updated: 1 October 2013
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