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A Rare Case of Concurrent Multiple Primary Lung Cancer of Different Histological Types

Arunabha Datta Chaudhuri, Sourin Bhuniya, Sudipta Pandit, S. Mukherjee, Pulakesh Bhanja, Rupam Karmakar, Aparup Dhua, Mita Saha (Dutta Chowdhury)

Keywords : Multiple primary lung cancer, Lung cancer, Chronic arsenicosis, Adenocarcinoma, Squamous cell carcinoma

Citation Information : Chaudhuri AD, Bhuniya S, Pandit S, Mukherjee S, Bhanja P, Karmakar R, Dhua A, Saha (Dutta Chowdhury) M. A Rare Case of Concurrent Multiple Primary Lung Cancer of Different Histological Types. Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 2011; 53 (3):181-184.

DOI: 10.5005/ijcdas-53-3-181

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 10-06-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; The Author(s).


Occurrence of concurrent multiple primary malignancies with different histopathological presentations of the same organ at the same time is often not diagnosed and rarely reported in the literature. We present a case of multiple primary lung cancers with hepatic metastasis where the patient had a moderately differentiated adenocarcinoma of the right lower lobe and a moderately differentiated squamous cell carcinoma of the right upper lobe.

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