Pulmonary inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour.


Hla OO and Md Bahrin ALIUDDIN

Department of Pathology, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Seleha, Brunei Darussalam




Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour is a rare disease and lung is one of the common sites. We report the case of a 36-year-old man with pulmonary inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour with an unusual presentation, an episode of haemoptysis with expectoration of a piece of fleshy tumour.



Keywords: Inflammatory pseudotumour, pulmonary neoplasm, haemoptysis 


Correspondence author: Hla OO, Department of Pathology, RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710,

Brunei Darussalam

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Brunei Int Med J. 2014; 10 (2): 106-109