The IASLC lung cancer staging project: Summary of proposals for revisions of the classification of lung cancers with multiple pulmonary sites of involvement in the forthcoming eighth edition of the TNM classification Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Lung Neoplasms

abstract

  • We propose to tailor TNM classification of multiple pulmonary sites of lung cancer to reflect the unique aspects of four different patterns of presentation. We hope that this will lead to more consistent classification and clarity in communication and facilitate further research in the nature and optimal treatment of these entities.

publication date

  • January 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jtho.2016.01.024

PubMed ID

  • 26940528

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 639

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 11

number

  • 5