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Calcified pulmonary chondromas in Carney's triad
  1. Helmy Haja Mydin1,
  2. Keith M Kerr2,
  3. Owen Dempsey1
  1. 1Department of Respiratory Medicine, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, UK
  2. 2Department of Pathology, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Helmy Haja Mydin, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen AB25 2ZN, UK; enidan{at}doctors.org.uk

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A 20-year-old woman presented with haematemesis. Endoscopy identified gastric ulceration. Chest imaging (figures 1 and 2) and subsequent surgical biopsy confirmed pulmonary chondromas (figures 3 and 4). These benign cartilaginous tumours, typically found in young women, can form part of ‘Carney's triad’ …

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