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Benign metastasizing leiomyoma. A case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1488573     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This is a case report of an asymptomatic, 65-year-old white female who was evaluated for multiple pulmonary nodules. This patient's presentation, clinical course and pathologic specimens are consistent with benign metastasizing leiomyoma. A review of this rare disorder is included in this report with emphasis on past cases, clinical overview and treatment.
Authors:
D J Parenti; T F Morley; J C Giudice
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases     Volume:  59     ISSN:  0025-7931     ISO Abbreviation:  Respiration     Publication Date:  1992  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-02-24     Completed Date:  1993-02-24     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0137356     Medline TA:  Respiration     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  347-50     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Kennedy Memorial Hospitals, Stratford, N.J.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Biopsy
Female
Humans
Leiomyoma / diagnosis,  pathology,  secondary*
Lung / pathology
Lung Neoplasms / diagnosis,  pathology,  secondary*
Uterine Neoplasms / diagnosis,  pathology
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Respiration 1993;60(2):136

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