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Radiographic Representation Of Lung Cyst (Lung Cancer) Through Various X-Rays
Explaining An X-ray To A Patient
Carcinoma Of The Lung
Bronchial carcinoma accounts for 95% of primary lung tumours. The rest are benign tumours and rarer types of cancers, e.g alveolar cell carcinoma. Bronchial carcnoma is the most common malignant tumour in the western world and in the Uk the third most common cause of death after heart diseases and pneumonia.
This hub is aimed at showcasing its effect on the lungs via X-rays alone.
Lung Cancer (Lung Cyst) On Chest X-Ray
1. All X-ray photos here are from DFM E-Group, in the photo and X-ray section.
2. Notes and explanations: Wikipedia, Essentials of Clinical Medicine by Kumar and Clark's, Medicinenet and Mayor's Clinic.
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