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Occult Lung Carcinoma

Known as: Occult Carcinoma of Lung, Occult Carcinoma of the Lung 
A lung carcinoma detectable by sputum cytology or bronchial washings only. The primary tumor is undetectable radiographically or during bronchoscopy… Expand
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND The ability of conventional CT scans and fiberoptic bronchoscopy to localize and properly stage radiographically… Expand
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND A cohort of 51 consecutive patients with roentgenographically occult lung cancer, identified by sputum cytology and… Expand
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE To assess the prevalence of synchronous roentgenographically occult lung carcinoma (ROLC) in patients with resectable… Expand
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The curative potential of bronchoscopic intervention, e.g. photodynamic therapy (PDT) and brachytherapy, for resectable… Expand
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1998
1998
Sputum cytology is useful for screening and diagnosis of centrally located lung cancer in Japan. On the other hand, cancer beyond… Expand
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1994
1994
BACKGROUND Lung cancer is the most common fatal malignant neoplasm of both men and women. It is usually caused by tobacco smoke… Expand
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1994
1994
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Thirty-nine roentgenologically occult lung cancers in 29 patients were treated using photodynamic therapy… Expand
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
A retrospective autopsy study of 627 patients with systemic cancer disclosed 153 patients with metastasis to the central nervous… Expand
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
During the first 10 years of the Mayo Lung Project, 68 roentgenographically inapparent ("occult") lung cancers were localized and… Expand
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1983
1983
During the past 10 years, 54 patients, all men, were found to have roentgenographically occult lung cancer. The mean age was 61… Expand
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