Published in Cancer Weekly, January 9th, 2001
John F. Keppel, MD, FCCP, along with five colleagues, from the Oregon Clinic, Providence Portland Medical Center, Portland, Oregon, identified 37 patients with second lung cancers from a database of more than 800 people who had undergone lung cancer resection over the past two decades.
About 78% of the first cancers, which were non-small cell lung cancers, were stage 1A lesions, but 57% of the second cancers were more advanced. ...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Cancer Weekly
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.