Preoperative staging of non-small-cell carcinoma of the lung: imaging methods.

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Preoperative tumor staging in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer is important for selecting those patients with localized disease who are likely to benefit from surgical resection. The TNM staging system of the American Joint Committee on Cancer is the most widely accepted and used classification system for preoperative and postoperative staging [1… (More)

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@article{Quint1995PreoperativeSO, title={Preoperative staging of non-small-cell carcinoma of the lung: imaging methods.}, author={Laurent Quint and I. R. Francis and R. L. Wahl and Benedict H. Gross and Gary M. Glazer}, journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology}, year={1995}, volume={164 6}, pages={1349-59} }