Recurring pulmonary hamartomas: cause for concern?
We report the case of a well-controlled female asthmatic who developed 'multiple pulmonary hamartomas' on three separate occasions over a period of 25 years that necessitated surgical resection. To our knowledge, this is the first report of recurrent hamartomas in a single individual necessitating multiple thoracotomies.
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Published CitationColeman N, Chotirmall SH, Forman E, Broe P, Royston D, O'Neill S. Recurring pulmonary hamartomas: cause for concern? Irish Medical Journal. 2013;106(9):279-80.
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