A Leiomyoma Presenting as Middle Lobe Syndrome

Zeynep Misirligil, Lutfu Gurbuz, Dilshad Mungan, Selim Erukul, Sinasi Yavuzer, Sevket Kavukcu


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5915/22-2-13587

We describe a patient who had leiomyoma at the middle lobe bronchus presenting as the middle lobe syndrome. We reviewed the literature and found only 23 previously reported cases of bronchial leiomyoma. The purpose of this paper is to present a new case of intrabronchial leiomyoma.


Leiomyoma; Bronchial leiomyoma; Middle lobe syndrome

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5915/22-2-13587

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