Es. There were no lymph node metastases. The patient was discharged on postoperative day 7. The patient's 18-month follow-up with ct scan did not reveal any pathologic findings. comment top abstract introduction comment references pulmonary carcinoids are rare malignant tumors and are unusually multiple. These tumors produce symptoms as a result of their location. Patients wi. cialis online Larged parathyroid glands were surgically removed. Magnetic resonance imaging of the pituitary gland was normal. Screening for men1 gene mutation by temperature gradient gel electrophoresis revealed heterozygosities in exons 3, 8, and 9, while direct sequencing indicated a novel germline mutation (c354x) resulting in a stop codon in exon 8 and polymorphisms in exon 3 (r171q) and exon 9 (d418d and l432l). Genetic screening revealed no mutation i.