[The clinicopathological characters and prognostic factors of small peripheral lung cancer measuring 3 cm or less in diameter].

Of the 183 patients with primary lung cancer treated at our hospital with small peripheral lung cancers of 3 cm or less in diameter: 16 had tumors up to 1 cm, 23 had tumors of 1-1.5 cm, 43 had tumors of 1.5-2 cm, and 101 had tumors of 2-3 cm in diameter. These tumors comprised 134 adenocarcinomas, 31 squamous cell carcinomas, 6 adenosquamous carcinomas, 4… CONTINUE READING