Bronchial carcinoid tumours. A clinicopathologic study of 82 cases.

  title={Bronchial carcinoid tumours. A clinicopathologic study of 82 cases.},
  author={Sv. BERTELSEN and A. Aasted and Claus Lund and E Badsberg and I L Christoffersen and Marianne Jacobsen and B Skov Jensen and E Ludwigsen and P V Paulsen and Stephen M Paulsen},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery},
  volume={19 1},
A clinical and "blind" histologic review of 82 cases of bronchial carcinoid tumour is presented. The malignant potential of the tumours was only partly predictable from their histologic appearance. Histologically 65 of the tumours were typical benign carcinoids. Regional metastases were found at operation in two of these patients. Fatal carcinoid syndrome with regional and distant metastases appeared in two patients about 1 and 3 years postoperatively. One of the patients with regional… CONTINUE READING

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