Bone scanning in the evaluation of patients with lung cancer.

Abstract

Sixty patients suspected of having lung cancer were evaluated for bone metastasis by means of technetium 99m stannous-polyphosphate bone scanning and correlative radiographic bone survey. Diagnosis of lung cancer was histologically proved in all patients. Scans demonstrated evidence of bone metastasis in 20 patients (33.4%) and radiographs, in 10 patients… (More)

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@article{Donato1979BoneSI, title={Bone scanning in the evaluation of patients with lung cancer.}, author={Angela Donato and Eric Ammerman and O Sullesta}, journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery}, year={1979}, volume={27 4}, pages={300-4} }