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Primary paraganglioma of the lung: A case report



Primary pulmonary paraganglioma is an uncommon neuroendocrine tumor of the lung, mostly discovered accidentally.

Case presentation

We present the case of an 18-year-old female patient with multiple pulmonary nodules discovered accidentally during investigations of another presentation.


This case report describes a low-grade, malignant primary pulmonary paraganglioma that presented specific characteristics upon computed tomography imaging. Egypt J Broncho 2014 8:64–65


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Correspondence to Tamer Ibraheem MD.

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Ibraheem, T., ElGhazaly, H., Madkour, A. et al. Primary paraganglioma of the lung: A case report. Egypt J Bronchol 8, 64–65 (2014).

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