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‘A fly in the ointment’


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Bahari, Norafida and Ab. Hamid, Suzana (2014) ‘A fly in the ointment’. In: Scientific Cancer Research Poster Competition in conjunction with Cancer Awareness Carnival 2014, 10 May 2014, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia. .

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The small endobronchial malignancies are rare entity that can cause obstruction of the major airways, causing symptoms such as dyspnoea, cough, haemoptysis and postobstructive pneumonia. The obstruction may lead to gradual asphyxiation. Case series of four patients: primary carcinoid, mucoepidermoid carcinoma and mixed squamo-adenocarcinoma are reviewed. This paper describes each of these cases including the clinical presentation, plain film at presentation, CT abnormalities and discusses the utility of CT in their diagnosis. Treatment and progression of disease also will be discussed.


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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine and Health Science
Publisher: UPM-MAKNA Cancer Research Laboratory, Institute of Bioscience
Keywords: Endobronchial malignancies
Depositing User: Nabilah Mustapa
Date Deposited: 26 Apr 2016 12:14
Last Modified: 26 Apr 2016 12:14
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/17210
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