Primary leiomyosarcoma of the lung in childhood.


Journal Article

Primary leiomyosarcomas of the lung and trachea are rare tumors. Only five cases have been reported in children (two of a lung, one of a mainstem bronchus, one of the carina, and one of the trachea). We report a new case in a 14-month-old boy and review the previous cases.

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Cited Authors

  • Ownby, D; Lyon, G; Spock, A

Published Date

  • October 1, 1976

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 130 / 10

Start / End Page

  • 1132 - 1133

PubMed ID

  • 973618

Pubmed Central ID

  • 973618

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-922X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archpedi.1976.02120110094014


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States