Three years following a right lower lobectomy for primary carcinoid tumour of the bronchus, a patient presented with bilateral parotid masses. On investigation, both these were shown to be carcinoid tumours, consistent with metastatic spread from the primary bronchial tumour. This unique case is presented together with a discussion of the diagnostic methods employed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Laryngology and Otology|
|State||Published - 1991|
- Carcinoid tumour
- Salivary gland neoplasms
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