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classification of lung cancerEdit

lung cancer (WHO classification according to histology)

non-small cell carcinoma squamous cell carcinoma: upper, middle respiratory tract, caused by smoking, thus most of patients are male.
adenocarcinoma: peripheral part of the lung
large cell carcinoma: peripheral part of the lung
adenosquamous carcinoma
carcinoid tumor
bronchial gland carcinoma
others
small cell carcinoma: upper, middle respiratory tract, caused by smoking, thus most of patients are male. pure small cell carcinoma
mixed small cell carcinoma

, small cell carcinoma

classification of non-small cell carcinomaEdit

major subtype variants
squamous cell carcinoma spindle(squamous) cell carcinoma
adenocarcinoma

acinar adenocarcinoma

papillary adenocarcinoma
bronchioloaveolar carcinoma
solid carcinoma with mucous formation
large cell carcinoma giant cell carcinoma
clear cell carcinoma
adenosquamous cell carcinoma
carcinoid tumor
bronchial gland carcinoma adenoid cystic carcinoma
mucoepidermoid carcinoma

diagnosis of lung cancerEdit

treatment based on diagnosisEdit

treatment of non-small cell carcinomaEdit

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