Risk of Lung Cancer among Cigarette Smokers in Relation to Tumor Location

@inproceedings{Shimizu1994RiskOL,
  title={Risk of Lung Cancer among Cigarette Smokers in Relation to Tumor Location},
  author={Hiroyuki Shimizu and Chisato Nagata and Eiju Tsuchiya and Ken Nakagawa and Siu‐Yuhe Weng},
  booktitle={Japanese journal of cancer research : Gann},
  year={1994}
}
To evaluate the effect of cigarette smoking on lung cancer by tumor location and histological type, we compared the smoking history obtained from medical records of 605 patients with squamous cell carcinoma (194 males and 10 females) or adenocarcinoma (219 males and 182 females) of the lung and 183 patients with metastatic lung cancer (82 males and 101 females) who had been aged 40 years or over at the time of surgical resection at the Cancer Institute in Tokyo from 1973-1991. The tumors which… CONTINUE READING