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Cough, Chest Pain and Haemoptysis in an Elderly Male

  • Pranab Dey
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Abstract

In this chapter I discussed the fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) of a lung swelling in an elderly patient who presented with cough, chest pain and haemoptysis for 2 months.

Keywords

Squamous cell carcinoma Adenocarcinoma Mesothelioma Carcinosarcoma 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pranab Dey
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  1. 1.Department of Cytology and Gynecologic PathologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia

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