Drawing shows areas of the body where tracheobronchial tumors may form, including the trachea and the bronchi (large airways of the lung). The left lung is also shown.
Tracheobronchial tumors form in the inside lining of the trachea or bronchi (large airways of the lung). Tracheobronchial tumors are rare and can occur in both children and adults. They are usually benign (not cancer) in children and malignant (cancer) in adults.
|Topics/Categories:||Anatomy -- Respiratory/Thoracic System|
|Type:||Color, Medical Illustration (JPEG format)|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute|
|Creator:||Terese Winslow (Illustrator)|
|Date Created:||April 30, 2020|
|Date Added:||June 17, 2020|
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