Primary pulmonary Hodgkin's disease

Respiration. 1992;59(5):314-6. doi: 10.1159/000196078.


26 months after the onset of alcohol-induced pain, a diagnosis of primary pulmonary Hodgkin's (PPHD) disease could be made in a 34-year-old woman. Standard radiology of the thorax remains normal up to 18 months after the onset of symptoms. A short review of the literature concerning PPHD is given.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Female
  • Hodgkin Disease* / diagnosis
  • Hodgkin Disease* / therapy
  • Humans
  • Lung Neoplasms* / diagnosis
  • Lung Neoplasms* / therapy