ISSN : 1301-5680
e-ISSN : 2149-8156
Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery     
ALVEOLAR ADENOMA OF THE LUNG
Aydın Nadir, Melih Kaptanoğlu, Ekber Şahin, *Sahande Elagöz, Yücel Akkaş
Cumhuriyet Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Göğüs Cerrahisi Ana Bilim Dalı, Sivas
*Cumhuriyet Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Patoloji Ana Bilim Dalı, Sivas
Alveolar adenoma is one of the benign solitary lung tumors. A patient, who had undergone an exploratory thoracotomy for solitary pulmonary nodule and multiple pleural plaques, is presented. During pathologic examination “Alveolar adenoma” was described. The case is discussed with literature knowledge.
Keywords : Alveolar adenoma, exploratory thoracotomy, solitary pulmonary nodule
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