Primary Leiomyosarcoma of the Lung in Childhood

Dennis Ownby, George Lyon, Alexander Spock

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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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1132-1133
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Journal of Diseases of Children
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1976
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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