TITLE

Endobronchial carcinoid: an unusual cause of wheezing and chest pain

AUTHOR(S)
Ganeshan, Dhakshina; Curtis, John; Warburton, Chris
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Nov2008, Vol. 69 Issue 11, p655
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the medical condition of a 30-year-old woman presented to the accident and emergency department with left-sided chest pain which she felt for the past days. The patient was examined and showed that there was reduced air entry on the left side of the chest, therefore showed less volume and vascularity in the left lung. It also shows some gas trapping and absence of ventilation and perfusion in the left lung.
ACCESSION #
35599045

 

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