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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To the Editor: Multiple primary lung cancer (MPLC) refers to the synchronous or metachronous appearance of more than one primary lung cancer in a single patient.
Nine months later, different doctors diagnosed Farr with a nine-centimeter primary lung cancer in his right lung that they then surgically removed.
All cases of primary lung cancer presenting to Tygerberg Academic Hospital and the Kuils River Respiratory Centre (Kuils River Hospital) in Cape Town, SA, between August 2013 and September 2015 were identified.
Clinical outcomes and prognostic factors for surgically resected second primary lung cancer.
Ono Pharmaceutical (Tokyo:4528) could be heading for troubled waters after Merck's (NYSE:MRK) Tokyo-based subsidiary, MSD, announced its plans to make Keytruda Japan's primary lung cancer drug.
Primary lung cancer should always be suspected in a person presenting with unexplained cough for several weeks with other symptoms such as weight loss, fever with non-resolving collapse-consolidation on chest radiograph.
Primary lung cancer is a leading cause of carcinoma-related deaths for both men and women in the developed and developing countries such as India.
There have been some reports of isolated lung metastases of prostate cancer in the past, but none have reported solitary metastases and primary lung cancer discovered coincidentally.
Following CT and MRI scans in January, the Swansea physiotherapist was found to have primary lung cancer which had spread to the outer part of her brain.
Primary lung cancer symptoms include cough chest pain coughing up blood and shortness of breath (3).
My big sister Caroline had primary lung cancer, was frightened of doctors and kept making excuses," she said.
She said: "I'm Standing Up To Cancer because my big sister Caroline had primary lung cancer and, because she was frightened of doctors, and kept making excuses, by the time we got to A&E she was given a terminal diagnosis.

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