lung wkst

  1. has the strongest correlation with cigarette smoking
    small cell (oat cell) carcinoma
  2. adenocarcinoma arises from the
    mucus glands of the tracheobronchial tree
  3. of the four major types of bronchogenic tumors, which has the fastest growth rate
    small-cell (oat cell) carcinoma
  4. passive, or second hand, smoking is associated with as much as a how many percent in the risk for lung cancer?
    30% increase
  5. lung cavitation is common in
    large-cell carcinoma
  6. type of therapy uses x-rays to kill the cancer cells
    radiation therapy
  7. surgical resection is the principle form of treatment for patients with which Stage?
    stage 1 or stage 2 lung cancer
  8. lung cancer that is subdivided into 5 stages
  9. the term lung cancer is interchangeable with the term
    bronchogenic carcinoma
  10. which stage has the option of chemotherapy
    stage iv
  11. example of a small-cell lung cancer
    oat cell carcinoma
  12. type of lung cancer that has the slowest growth rate
    squamous cell carcinoma
  13. following example of non small cell lung cancer
    • undifferentiated carcinoma
    • squamous cell carcinoma
    • adenocarcinoma
  14. which of the following types of bronchogenic carcinoma arises from kulshitsky (k-type) cells found in the bronchial epitheliem
    small-cell carcinoma
  15. which are associated w/ bronchogenic carcinoma
    • alveolar consolidation
    • pleural effusion
    • atelectasis
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