Misdiagnosis of Adenocarcinoma of the lung
Adenocarcinoma of the lung: Hidden Causes Misdiagnosed?
Causes of Adenocarcinoma of the lung may include these medical conditions:
Adenocarcinoma of the lung: Medical Mistakes
Related medical mistakes may include:
Adenocarcinoma of the lung: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed conditions in related areas may include:
Common Misdiagnoses and Adenocarcinoma of the lung
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi.
Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases
are difficult to diagnose.
Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail to be diagnosed early.
Some of the chronic lung diseases with diagnostic difficulties
include asthma (perhaps surprisingly), COPD, emphysema, chronic bronchitis, cystic fibrosis, mesothelioma,
smoker's cough, AIDS-related respiratory conditions (see AIDS), chronic pneumonia, and other respiratory diseases.
Rare possibilities include diseases like psittacosis (bird-related lung infection).
See other types of chronic lung diseases.
Adenocarcinoma of the lung: Rare Types
Rare types of medical disorders and diseases in related medical areas:
- Chronic Respiratory Disorders -- Rare Types:
- Women's Reproductive Health -- rare types of diseases:
- more rare diseases...»
General Misdiagnosis Articles
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Adenocarcinoma of the lung
or confirming a diagnosis of Adenocarcinoma of the lung,
it is useful to consider what other
medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative
conditions relevant to diagnosis.
These alternate diagnoses of Adenocarcinoma of the lung may already have
been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible
alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Adenocarcinoma of the lung.
For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases,
see Overview of Misdiagnosis.