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Goodpasture's syndrome in a patient with two endocrine tumours.
  1. R. F. McMahon,
  2. W. Lawler,
  3. D. J. O'Donoghue,
  4. F. W. Ballardie
  1. Department of Pathology, University of Manchester, UK.

    Abstract

    We describe the occurrence of two anatomically separate and histologically distinct endocrine tumours of bronchus and pancreas in a 64 year old woman with biopsy and serology proven Goodpasture's syndrome. The association between anti-glomerular basement membrane antibody disease and multiple endocrine tumours has not been reported previously; possible pathogenetic mechanisms are discussed.

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