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pulmonary atypical adenomatous hyperplasia

Tuesday 12 March 2013

Differential diagnosis

- reactive atypical pneumocytic hyperplasia
- bronchiolization
- non-mucinous bronchiolo-alveolar carcinoma

Open references

- Atypical Adenomatous Hyperplasia of the Lung: A Probable Forerunner in the Development of Adenocarcinoma of the Lung. Masuko Mori et al. Mod Pathol 2001;14(2):72–84. http://www.nature.com/modpathol/journal/v14/n2/full/3880259a.html

- DNA methylation changes in atypical adenomatous hyperplasia, adenocarcinoma in situ, and lung adenocarcinoma. Selamat SA, Galler JS, Joshi AD, Fyfe MN, Campan M, Siegmund KD, Kerr KM, Laird-Offringa IA. PLoS One. 2011;6(6):e21443. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0021443 . PMID: #21731750# [Free]

- Bronchioloalveolar neoplasia. Kitamura H, Okudela K. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2010 Nov 12;4(1):97-9. PMID: #21228931# [Free]

References

- Cytogenetic findings in lung cancer that illuminate its biological history from adenomatous hyperplasia to bronchioalveolar carcinoma to adenocarcinoma: A case report. Bettio D, Cariboni U, Venci A, Valente M, Spaggiari P, Alloisio M. Exp Ther Med. 2012 Dec;4(6):1032-1034. PMID: #23226769#

- DNA methylation profile during multistage progression of pulmonary adenocarcinomas. Chung JH, Lee HJ, Kim BH, Cho NY, Kang GH. Virchows Arch. 2011 Aug;459(2):201-11. doi: 10.1007/s00428-011-1079-9 .PMID: #21494759#