Surgical treatment of primary lung cancer in patients less than 40 years of age.

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PURPOSE AND METHODS The major purpose of this study was to determine whether the survival rate in young lung cancer patients after surgical treatment differs from that in older patients. An analysis was performed for all patients with bronchogenic carcinoma who underwent surgery at Mie University Hospital from 1965 to 1990. RESULTS Of 803 patients, 24 (2… (More)

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@article{Shimono1994SurgicalTO, title={Surgical treatment of primary lung cancer in patients less than 40 years of age.}, author={T. Shimono and T. Hayashi and M. Kimura and Isao Yada and Susumu Namikawa and H. Yuasa and Masayuki Kusagawa}, journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology}, year={1994}, volume={12 5}, pages={981-5} }