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endobronchial chondroid hamartoma

Wednesday 16 May 2007

Benign neoplasm of the lung is rare, and pulmonary hamartoma is the most common form of benign neoplasm of the lung. Most pulmonary hamartomas are parenchymal hamartomas, and endobronchial hamartomas are very rare and usually occur as a single mass.

Variants

- multiple endobronchial chondroid hamartomas (17258021)

See also

- pulmonary tumors

  • bronchial tumors
    • endobronchial tumors

References

- Kang MW, Han JH, Yu JH, Kim YH, Na MH, Yu JH, Lim SP, Lee Y, Kim JH, Kang DY, Kim JO. Multiple central endobronchial chondroid hamartoma. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Feb;83(2):691-3. PMID: 17258021