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Atypical carcinoid tumours of the lung: prognostic factors and patterns of recurrence.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Thorax
1468-3296
Publisher
BMJ
Publication Date
Volume
69
Issue
7
Pages
648–653
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2013-204102
PMID: 24603194
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

Complete standard surgical resection with radical lymphadenectomy is essential for AC. Sublobar resections are related to locoregional recurrence, so they should be avoided except for carefully selected patients. Nodal status is an important prognostic factor to predict survival and recurrence. Distant recurrence is related to poor outcome.

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