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Carcinoma, Bronchogenic

Introduction: Carcinoma, Bronchogenic

Description of Carcinoma, Bronchogenic

Carcinoma, Bronchogenic (medical condition): When cells of the lung start growing rapidly in an...more »

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Bronchogenic carcinoma:
  »Introduction: Bronchogenic carcinoma
  »Symptoms of Bronchogenic carcinoma
  »Causes of Bronchogenic carcinoma
  »Treatments for Bronchogenic carcinoma

Carcinoma, Bronchogenic: A cancer of the lung, so-called because it arises from the epithelium of the bronchial tree. It is not a histologic designation despite the name.
Source: MeSH 2007

Carcinoma, Bronchogenic: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Carcinoma, Bronchogenic:

Carcinoma, Bronchogenic as a Disease

Carcinoma, Bronchogenic: Another name for Bronchogenic carcinoma (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Bronchogenic carcinoma
  »Symptoms of Bronchogenic carcinoma
  »Causes of Bronchogenic carcinoma
  »Treatments for Bronchogenic carcinoma

Carcinoma, Bronchogenic: Related Diseases

Carcinoma, Bronchogenic: Carcinoma, Bronchogenic is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Carcinoma, Bronchogenic

Some of the causes of Carcinoma, Bronchogenic are included in the list below:

  • Smoking (in more than 90% of patients)
  • Asbestos exposure
  • Halogen ether exposure
  • Chronic interstitial pneumonitis
  • Inorganic arsenic exposure

Symptoms of Carcinoma, Bronchogenic (Bronchogenic carcinoma)

Some of the symptoms of Carcinoma, Bronchogenic incude:

Treatments for Carcinoma, Bronchogenic (Bronchogenic carcinoma)

Treatments for Carcinoma, Bronchogenic (Bronchogenic carcinoma) include:

  • Treatment steps will be determined by the extent of the spread of the disease. The treatment options depend upon TNM staging of the disease
  • Pneumonectomy
  • Lobectomy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiation may be recommended

Treatment of Carcinoma, Bronchogenic: For more treatment information about Carcinoma, Bronchogenic, see treatment of Bronchogenic carcinoma (Carcinoma, Bronchogenic)

Terms associated with Carcinoma, Bronchogenic:

Terms Similar to Carcinoma, Bronchogenic:

  • Carcinoma, Bronchial

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Carcinoma, Bronchogenic

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Carcinoma, Bronchogenic

The following list attempts to classify Carcinoma, Bronchogenic into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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