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Patho exam 2: Lung Cancer
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Lung cancer in the US is the most __________ cause of caner related deaths in _________ and ____________. Lung cancer is also common in ____________ and __________. The five year survival rate is less than _________.
Lung cancer arises from the ____________ of the _______________. In the US ________ of the lung cancer deaths are attribute to __________. ___________ smoke contributes to lung cancer in ____________.
respiratory tract, 80%
There may be a ______________ in lung cancer and _____________ and __________ exposure may increase the chance of developing lung cancer.
Non-small cell carcinoma is commonly observed as________________ that are typically associated with _______ and share the common property of ________ being responsive to small cell carcinoma treatment protocols.
Lung cancer is related to __________ features of tumors and _________ of invasion. Continued growth of ________ tumors often result in ______. If ________ surfaces are involved pain may develop. __________, ___________, and __________ are also common symptoms.
shortness of breath, fatigue
Common treatments for lung cancer include _________, __________, and _________
The subtypes of small cell lung cancer includes _________, __________, __________, and _____________
pure small cell cancer
large cell neuroendcrine
Small cell lung cancer is composed of _________ that are typically arranged in __________, ___________, or ________ separated by a delicate _____________.
clusters, sheets, or trabeculae
Tumors typically arise in _________ airways and initially infiltrates the ___________, gradually obstructing the ________ by extrinsic or ___________ spread. Mitotic rates are _______ and necrosis is _________. Common symptoms include ___________, __________, _______, and __________.
vocal cord paralysis, weight loss, anorexia
_____________ is associated with asbestos exposure. It is a ________ tumor arising from the _____________ cells lining the __________ cavities. Come symptoms include _______ and _________ do to _______ and ___________.
chest pain, SOB, fluid, invasion
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