Papillomas of the tracheobronchial tree with malignant degeneration.


Papillomas are rare tumors of the respiratory tract, which are usually considered benign. We studied a male patient with adult onset of squamous papillomatosis involving both the trachea and the bronchi, with malignant degeneration. When we obtained specimens bronchoscopically, only the bronchial lesions showed carcinomatous changes. Thoracotomy… (More)


2 Figures and Tables

Cite this paper

@article{Dimarco1978PapillomasOT, title={Papillomas of the tracheobronchial tree with malignant degeneration.}, author={Anthony F Dimarco and H. D. Montenegro and Christa Payne and Kee Hwan Kwon}, journal={Chest}, year={1978}, volume={74 4}, pages={464-5} }