Lung Cancer (cont.)
Lung Cancer Pictures
Media file 1: The chest X-ray shows a shadow in the left lung, which was later diagnosed as lung cancer.
Media type: X-RAY
Media file 2: A CT scan of the lung shows a mass lesion in the right lung. The mass turned out to be lung cancer on examination of the needle biopsy sample.
Media type: CT
Previous contributing authors and editors:
Author: Sat Sharma,
MD, FRCPC, FCCP, Program Director, Associate Professor, Department of Internal
Medicine, Divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Manitoba; Site Coordinator of Respiratory Medicine, St Boniface General Hospital.
Editors: Winston W
Tan, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Mayo Medical School;
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Jerry Balentine, DO, Professor of Emergency Medicine, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine; Medical Director, Saint Barnabas Hospital.
REFERENCE:Last Editorial Review: 2/15/2013
United States. National Cancer Institute, U.S. National Institutes of Health. "What You Need to Know About Lung Cancer." July 26, 2007. <http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/lung>.
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