Lung tumor
Summary
Location: The lungs
Behavior: Mass in the lungs, usually causes coughing, moderate to high risk of metastasis (depending on tumor type)
Diagnostics: Imaging (radiography, ultrasound, CT scan) and sampling of lymph nodes and tumor
Treatment: Surgery, radiation, (chemotherapy)
Prognosis: Depending on, among other things, the size of the tumor, involvement of surrounding tissues and the presence of metastases (1 week to 18 months)
Pictures
There are no pictures available for this tumor type
References
  1. Lunn KF and Page RL. Tumors of the Respiratory System. Withrow and MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology, 5th edition,Chapter 23 Withrow (p 453-9)
Clinical trials
There are currently no clinical trials for this tumor type.