lung metastases

lung metastases

Oncology Cancer that has spread from the original–primary tumor to the lung; primary lung cancer spreads to the brain, bone, BM, liver. See Metastasis.
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However, he still developed bilateral lung metastases and multiple thoracic and lumbar vertebral metastases.
Also included out of interest are CT images of the chest performed 4 years prior (Figures 3A, 3B), showing lung metastases of salivary gland ACC.
She was diagnosed with lung metastases in 2005 with further radioiodine treatment.
The InterVapor platform is now being tested and validated as a possible treatment for lung cancer tumors in a first-in-human study of regional lung tumor ablation in patients with early stage lung cancer and lung metastases.
The study also showed that numbers of lung metastases were significantly higher in mice on a sucrose- or a fructose-enriched diet, versus mice on a starch-control diet.
Lung metastases were also found to be higher on mice with the sugar diet.
5,6) Lung metastases secondary to ACC may be asymptomatic longer than metastases from other primary carcinomas.
Their response to targeted therapy is less satisfactory compared to other sites, such as lung metastases.
The study found that the ethanol group exhibited higher primary tumor growth rates, increased final tumor weights, and a twofold increase in lung metastases compared with the water-drinking control group.
When 70-year-old Ken Wayne Broskey of Livonia, Michigan, learned that he had stage 4 oropharyngeal cancer with lung metastases, he took on a job as an Uber cab driver to try to pay off the house he shares with his daughter, a waitress, and his grandchildren, against the advice of his doctors, who urged him to consider hospice.
Osteosarcoma in adolescents and adults: survivalanalysis with and without lung metastases.