lung metastases

Known as: metastasis lung, lung metastasis, cancer lungs metastatic 
The spread of a malignant neoplasm to the lung. This may be from a primary lung malignant neoplasm, or from a malignant neoplasm at a distant site.
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1944-2017
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Lung cancer ranks as the first most common cancer and the first leading cause of cancer-related death in China and worldwide. Due… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Osteosarcoma, a bone cancer most commonly seen in adolescents and young adults, is usually a high-grade malignancy characterized… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
We report that breast cancer cells that infiltrate the lungs support their own metastasis-initiating ability by expressing… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Cells released from primary tumors seed metastases to specific organs by a nonrandom process, implying the involvement of… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Angiogenesis-mediated progression of micrometastasis to lethal macrometastasis is the major cause of death in cancer patients… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The association between large tumor size and metastatic risk in a majority of clinical cancers has led to questions as to whether… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Chemokines and chemokine receptors have been posited to have important roles in several common malignancies, including breast and… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Recent evidence supports the critical and proximate role of IL-12 in regulating both T and NK cell function during inflammation… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Between 1960 and 1988, 139 consecutive patients underwent pulmonary resection for metastatic colorectal carcinoma. Median… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The clinical course of 50 breast cancer patients whose first metastases were found in the lungs was investigated. 18 months after… (More)
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