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

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Journal
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
0003-4975
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Volume
88
Issue
4
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DOI: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2009.02.042

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.

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