Long-term outcomes and prognostic factors of patients with surgically treated pulmonary carcinoid: our institutional experience with 104 patients.

@article{Aydin2011LongtermOA,
  title={Long-term outcomes and prognostic factors of patients with surgically treated pulmonary carcinoid: our institutional experience with 104 patients.},
  author={Ertan Aydin and Ulku Eren Yazici and Mahmut Gulgosteren and Yetkin Ağaçkiran and Sadi Kaya and Erkmen Gulhan and Irfan Taştepe and Nurettin Karaoğlanoğlu},
  journal={European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={39 4},
  pages={549-54}
}
OBJECTIVE Pulmonary carcinoid tumors are rare low-grade malignant neoplasms and constitute 2-5% of all lung tumors. In this study, we aimed to determine the clinical presentations, types of surgery, long-term treatment outcomes and survival rates of patients diagnosed with carcinoid tumor treated surgically in our clinic. METHODS Patients operated in our… CONTINUE READING