Staging and surgery for lung cancer

J. B. Zwischenberger, Charles S. Cox

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Surgery for lung cancer has evolved dramatically over the years. Although 5-year survival for patients with lung cancer remains low, new surgical techniques have increased survival rates for different stages of lung cancer. The article reviews the stages of lung cancer, the different surgical techniques used to treat lung cancer, and the complications of those surgical techniques.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)57-69
Number of pages13
JournalJournal of Thoracic Imaging
Issue number1
StatePublished - Dec 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine


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