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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.

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 2/3/2016

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