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Adenocarcinoma of the lung

Adenocarcinoma of the lung: Introduction

Adenocarcinoma of the lung: It is one of the main types of lung cancers. Adenocarcinoma of the lung arises from the secretory (glandular) cells located in the epithelium lining the bronchi. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Adenocarcinoma of the lung is available below.

Symptoms of Adenocarcinoma of the lung

  • Coughing (8-75%)
  • Weight loss (0-68%)
  • Shortness of breath (3-60%)
  • Chest pain (20-49%): if the tumour involves the chest wall, pain may be localised to this area
  • Haemoptysis (coughing up blood): sputum may be streaked with blood
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Adenocarcinoma of the lung

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Adenocarcinoma of the lung

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Adenocarcinoma of the lung: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Adenocarcinoma of the lung

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Adenocarcinoma of the lung: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Adenocarcinoma of the lung

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Adenocarcinoma of the lung: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Adenocarcinoma of the lung

Prognosis for Adenocarcinoma of the lung: The prognosis depends on the stage of the tumour. Outcomes are best for patients with early stages of disease, with small tumours, no spread to lymph nodes, and no distant spread to other organs. Outcomes are also better for younger patients.

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More information about Adenocarcinoma of the lung

  1. Adenocarcinoma of the lung: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis

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