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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 file 1: The chest X-ray shows a shadow in the left lung, which was later diagnosed as lung cancer.

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 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.

Medically reviewed by Jay B. Zatzkin, MD, American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Medical Oncology

REFERENCES:

American Joint Committee on Cancer. "Lung Cancer Staging." <http://cancerstaging.org/references-tools/quickreferences/documents/lungmedium.pdf>.

Santacroce, Luigi. "Paraneoplastic Syndromes." Medscape.com. Aug. 13, 2014. <http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/280744-overview>.

United States. National Cancer Institute, U.S. National Institutes of Health. "What You Need to Know About Lung Cancer." July 2012. <http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/lung>.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/10/2015

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