primary lung cancer

primary lung cancer

Oncology Lung cancer arising in lung tissue–eg, trachea, bronchial tree, parenchyma. See Bronchoalveolar carcinoma, Small cell carcinoma, Squamous cell carcinoma. Cf Metastatic lung cancer.
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Histopathological examination of 84(36.6%) patients in the malignancy group revealed mesothelioma in 31(13.5%) patients, metastatic effusion due to primary lung cancer in 28(12.2%), extrapulmonary organ cancer in 16(7%) patients, and lymphoma in 9(3.9%) patients (Figure-1).
Pulmonary carcinoma is the most common primary lung cancer in cats, usually found in older cats.
Small bowel metastases may occur in every cell type of primary lung cancer. The pathogenesis of small bowel metastases has been thought to be due to tumor cell spread via the hematogenous and lymphatic routes.
Objectives--To evaluate the risk factors of primary lung cancer among females.
COPD increases the risk of primary lung cancer, as well as well as poor outcomes after lung cancer diagnosis and treatment.
After this network is invaded by primary lung cancer, a pathway for systemic micrometastasis is possible.
Patterns of recurrence and second primary lung cancer in early-stage lung cancer survivors followed with routine computed tomography surveillance.
(2) A year later a statewide case-control comparison in Texas figured that primary lung cancer incidence with HIV exceeded general-population incidence 6.5-fold.
Adenocarcinoma the most common cell type in patients presenting with primary lung cancer in the Western Cape.
The protein expression of p62 (also called sequestosome-1) and Atg5 (autophagy protein 5) was found in 44 out of 118 (37.3%) and 70 out of 131 (53.4%) patients with primary lung cancer, respectively.
Mittal, "Skeletal muscle metastases as the initial manifestation of an unknown primary lung cancer detected on F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography," Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine, vol.

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