Endobronchial granular cell tumor mimicking asthma

Case Report

Author Details : Pratik Biswas, Subhajit Sen*

Volume : 6, Issue : 3, Year : 2021

Article Page : 201-203


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The article presents a 22 year old female being treated as a case of asthma without any benefit, whom was ultimately found to have an endobronchial growth which on biopsy revealed Granular Cell Tumor. Pulmonary Granular Cell Tumors are very rare benign tumors as less than 80 cases has been described since 1938, when it was first described.

Keywords: Endobronchial granular cell tumor, Asthma, Obstructive airway disease

How to cite : Biswas P, Sen S, Endobronchial granular cell tumor mimicking asthma. IP Indian J Immunol Respir Med 2021;6(3):201-203

Copyright © 2021 by author(s) and IP Indian J Immunol Respir Med. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (creativecommons.org)

Article History

Received : 25-07-2021

Accepted : 23-08-2021

Available online : 29-09-2021

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