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Lung Cancer


Picture of cancer cells in the upper lobe of the right lung

Illustration copyright 2000 Nucleus Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. http://www.nucleusinc.com

Lung cancer cells sometimes develop in one part of a lung. This picture shows cancer cells in the upper part (upper lobe) of the person's right lung.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerMichael Seth Rabin, MD - Medical Oncology
Last RevisedSeptember 12, 2012

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