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Other name for small cell lung carcinoma.

Oat cell carcinoma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 532

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Paraneoplastic syndromes associated with oat cell carcinoma.

Cushing syndromeSIADH Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 532

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Hypercalcemia due to excessive production of PTH related protein is usually seen in patients with this type of lung carcinoma.

Squamous cell carcinoma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 532

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Form of lung cancer that is thought to arise from neuroendocrine cells, called Kulchitsky cells, that line the bronchial mucosa and resemble intestinal carcinoids. Nests of small, rounded, uniform cells with "salt and pepper" chromatin.

Bronchial carcinoids(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 534

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Presence of fluid in the pleural space.

Pleural effusion(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 535

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Air or other gas in the pleural sac.

Pneumothorax(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 535

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A collection of whole blood in the pleural cavity.

Hemothorax(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 535

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A pleural collection of a milky lymphatic fluid containing microglobules of lipid.

Chylothorax(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 535

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A rare cancer seen in patients who work in shipyards, miners and insulators. Lesion is preceeded by extensive pleural fibrosis and plaque formation. May be epithelial, sarcomatoid or biphasic in morphology.

Malignant mesothelioma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 536

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Rare neoplasm with strong links to EBV and high frequency among the Chinese population. Characterized by large epithelial cells having indistinct borders (syncitial growth) and prominent eosinophilic nucleoli.

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 537

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Smoothe, hemispherical protrusions located on the true vocal cords, composed of fibrous tissue and covered by stratified squamous mucosa.

Vocal cord nodules(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 537

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A benign neoplasm usually on the true vocal cords that forms a soft, raspberry-like excresence rarely more then 1 cm in diameter. Consists of multiple, slender, finger-like projections.

Laryngeal papilloma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed. p. 537