Typical pulmonary carcinoid tumors

Last revised by Hussein Furaiji on 1 Dec 2022

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 .

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