Endobronchial carcinoid: an unusual cause of wheezing and chest pain

Ganeshan, Dhakshina; Curtis, John; Warburton, Chris
November 2008
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Nov2008, Vol. 69 Issue 11, p655
Academic Journal
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.


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