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Primary leiomyoma of the pulmonary vein.
  1. P Peters,
  2. S E Trotter,
  3. M N Sheppard,
  4. P Goldstraw
  1. Department of Thoracic Surgery, Royal Brompton National Heart and Lung Hospital, London.


    The first case of a primary leiomyoma in a pulmonary vein in an adult is presented. Although rare, leiomyoma and leiomyosarcoma of the lung and great vessels should be included in the differential diagnosis of intrathoracic space occupying lesions.

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