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Atypical lipoma of the lung.
  1. K Matsuba,
  2. T Saito,
  3. K Ando,
  4. T Shirakusa
  1. Department of Medicine, Kitakyushu Shojuen Hospital, Fukuoka.


    An unusual endobronchial lipoma characterised by pleomorphic, multinucleated giant cells admixed with mature adipose cells developed in a 52 year old woman, arising from the right middle lobe bronchus. Lobectomy was performed and the postoperative course was uneventful.

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