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Pate Tamren M.D.; Tenholder, Michael F. M.D.; Eltorky, Mahmoud A. M.D.; Meduri, Umberto G. M.D.
Journal of Bronchology: January 1996
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A male smoker presented with hemoptysis. A central endobronchial mesenchymoma was diagnosed by flexible bronchoscopy. Mesenchymomas are the most common benign tumor of the lung. They present as two distinct types: pulmonary parenchymal and central bronchial. The central type can be treated with flexible bronchoscopy techniques or surgery depending on the clinical presentation.

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