Synchronous triple carcinoma of the lung in one patient.

P. Badiali, M. Alloisio, L. Lombardi

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A case is reported of the simultaneous occurrence of a squamous cell carcinoma and a small cell carcinoma, both centrally located, in the right upper lobe and a peripheral adenocarcinoma in the right lower lobe. The simultaneous occurrence of three primary lung carcinomas is discussed in the light of a probable common cell origin.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)525-529
Number of pages5
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Oct 31 1987

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research


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