Bronchial Carcinoid Secreting Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 With Acromegalic Features

Joseph D. Phillips, Anjana Yeldandi, Mathew Blum, Alberto de Hoyos

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Abstract

Acromegaly caused by a bronchial carcinoid tumor is rare. We report a patient with acromegaly caused by a bronchial carcinoid tumor secreting insulin-like growth factor-1. The patient was treated successfully with bilobectomy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1350-1352
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Volume88
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2009

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  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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Bronchial Carcinoid Secreting Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 With Acromegalic Features. / Phillips, Joseph D.; Yeldandi, Anjana; Blum, Mathew; de Hoyos, Alberto.

In: Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Vol. 88, No. 4, 01.10.2009, p. 1350-1352.

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Phillips, Joseph D. ; Yeldandi, Anjana ; Blum, Mathew ; de Hoyos, Alberto. / Bronchial Carcinoid Secreting Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 With Acromegalic Features. In: Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2009 ; Vol. 88, No. 4. pp. 1350-1352.
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