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Pancoast Tumor Topic Guide

Pancoast Tumor Pancoast Tumor: Pancoast tumors are lung cancers that form at the top of the lung. They tend to spread to the chest wall rather than the lung tissue. These tumors usually respond well to treatment as long as they don't spread, or metastasize, to the lymph nodes or other systems.

Pancoast Tumor Topic Guide - Visuals

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Pancoast Tumor Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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cisplatin Cisplatin

Cisplatin is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their growth and spread in the body...learn more »