Typical pulmonary carcinoid tumors

Typical pulmonary carcinoid tumors are considered the more common and more benign low grade form of peripheral pulmonary carcinoid tumors. There is little or no known association between typical carcinoid tumors and tobacco use or exposure to other carcinogens which contrasts to atypical carcinoid tumors which have been reported to have an association with tobacco use 2 .

Article information

rID: 69208
System: Chest
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Typical pulmonary carcinoid
  • Typical pulmonary carcinoids
  • Typical carcinoid tumor of the lung
  • Typical carcinoid tumour of the lung
  • Typical carcinoid tumors of the lung
  • Typical carcinoid tumours of the lung
  • Typical pulmonary carcinoid tumor
  • Typical pulmonary carcinoid tumors
  • Typical pulmonary carcinoid tumour

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