Surgical management of pulmonary carcinoma secondary to recurrent respiratory papillomatosis

Andreas Sakopoulos, Kenneth A. Kesler, Edward C. Weisberger, Mark W. Turrentine, Dewey J. Conces

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Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis is a rare, but acknowledged, risk factor for pulmonary squamous cell carcinoma. Although previous reports suggest a poor prognosis for lung cancer associated with papillomatosis, we have successfully treated 1 such patient, who presented with three synchronous pulmonary malignancies, using parenchyma-sparing resection techniques.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1806-1807
Number of pages2
JournalThe Annals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1995


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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