The Role of Surgery in the Treatment of Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung

  • W. Maassen
  • D. Greschuchna
  • I. Martinez
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 97)

Abstract

While the importance of resection/surgery in the treatment of carcinoma of the lung is fully acknowledged, surgical therapy in the presence of a small cell carcinoma of the lung is vigorously disputed. There seem to be various reasons for this dispute.

Keywords

Adenocarcinoma Oncol Methotrexate Cyclophosphamide Crest 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Maassen
    • 1
  • D. Greschuchna
    • 1
  • I. Martinez
    • 1
  1. 1.RuhrlandklinikEssen 16Federal Republic of Germany

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