An elderly female patient was admitted and operated on for a lesion in the upper lobe of the right lung. After lobectomy the patient has recovered without complications. Histology proved oncocyter carcinoid tumour. This neuro-endocrine tumour is a rarity in the lungs with less than forty cases reported in the reviewed literature. This is the first case reported in Hungary.
|Translated title of the contribution||Oncocytic carcinoid tumor of the lung|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - Feb 2001|
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