Pulmonary neuroendocrine tumours

Pulmonary neuroendocrine tumours are group of lung tumours which are of neuroendocrine cell lineage. These are thought to arise from Kulchitzky cells and range from being low to high grade.

These include

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Article information

rID: 22428
System: Chest
Section: Gamuts
Tags: cases, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Pulmonary neuroendocrine tumour
  • Neuroendocrine tumours of the lung
  • Pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors
  • Pulmonary neuroendocrine tumor
  • Neuroendocrine tumors of the lung
  • Neuroendocrine tumours of lung
  • Neuroendocrine tumors of lung
  • Neuroendocrine tumour of the lung
  • Neuroendocrine tumor of lung
  • Neuroendocrine tumor of the lung
  • Neuroendocrine tumour of lung

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    Case 1: small cell lung cancer
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    Case 2: large cell neuroendocrine tumour
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