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Adenocarcinoma the most common cell type in patients presenting with primary lung cancer in the Western Cape
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2011-05)
Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer-related mortality worldwide for men and women, causing approximately 1.2 million deaths per year. The absolute and relative frequencies of lung cancer have risen dramatically ...
Does access to private healthcare influence potential lung cancer cure rates?
(Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2017)
Background. Numerous studies show a link between poor socioeconomic status (SES) and late-stage cancer diagnosis. However, this has not been consistently shown looking at non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in isolation. ...
Pulmonary scar carcinoma in South Africa
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2017)
Background. The association between lung scarring and the subsequent development of cancer remains controversial. South Africa has one of the highest incidences of tuberculosis in the world, and resultant scarring may ...