Patterns of recurrence and second primary lung cancer in early-stage lung cancer survivors followed with routine computed tomography surveillance Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Neoplasms, Second Primary
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • Almost all second primary cancers and the majority of recurrences were detected by post-therapeutic surveillance computed tomography scan. The risk of recurrence for early-stage non-small cell lung cancer survivors persisted during the first 4 years after resection, and vigilance in surveillance should be maintained.

publication date

  • January 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.09.030

PubMed ID

  • 23127371

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 75

end page

  • 81; discussion 81-2

volume

  • 145

number

  • 1