Bronchial gland tumors; Mucous gland adenoma; Bronchial carcinoid tumors; Adenocarcinoma of the bronchus; Cancer - bronchial adenoma
Surgical or endoscopic removal of the tumor is the standard treatment.
Surgery usually results in a complete cure.
- Airway obstruction
- Spreading of the tumor to regional lymph nodes (very rare)
Calling your health care provider
- Bleeding (
- Breathing difficulty
Review Date: 08/10/2005
Reviewed By: David A. Kaufman, M.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network.