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Endobronchial metastasised endometrial stromal sarcoma
  1. Xi-Qian Xing,
  2. Yi Xiao,
  3. Yan-Hong Liu,
  4. Yan-Li Li,
  5. Xu-Wei Wu
  1. First Department of Respiratory Medicine, Yan'An Hospital Affiliated to Kunming Medical University, Kunming, Yunnan, China
  1. Correspondence to Dr Xu-Wei Wu, First Department of Respiratory Medicine, Yan'An Hospital Affiliated to Kunming Medical University, No. 245 East Renmin Road, Kunming, Yunnan 650051, China; wuxuweikm{at}yahoo.com

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Imaging and bronchoscopic findings

A 43-year-old woman presented with cough and gradually aggravating exertional dyspnoea of 5 months’ duration. She had undergone a hysteromyomectomy for myoma uteri 3 years previously. Chest CT revealed a tightly packed elongated endobronchial soft tissue mass completely obstructing the right intermediate bronchus and a solitary round nodule, 3.6 cm×2.6 cm in size, in the medial basal segment of right lower lobe (figure 1). Bronchoscopy demonstrated total occlusion of the right intermediate bronchus by a smooth and polypoid tumour (see figure …

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