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    What is the most common type of lung cancer?
    What type of lung cancer rise from a scar tissue?
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    why even bother with the obvious. Just know where you are need it and where you can help the most.

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    most common lung ca is adenocarcinoma

    and as for the lung ca that arises from scar tissue..i dont know of any but i am going to say squamous cell ca of the lung. can u reply with the correct answer when u get a chance..thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by st_55 View Post
    most common lung ca is adenocarcinoma

    and as for the lung ca that arises from scar tissue..i dont know of any but i am going to say squamous cell ca of the lung. can u reply with the correct answer when u get a chance..thanks
    You are right squamous cell carcinoma araises from scare tissue
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    Another integration question will be

    Can you do a papanicolau to DX squamous cell carcinoma?
    If yes what color is characterisitc?
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    Quote Originally Posted by st_55 View Post
    most common lung ca is adenocarcinoma

    and as for the lung ca that arises from scar tissue..i dont know of any but i am going to say squamous cell ca of the lung. can u reply with the correct answer when u get a chance..thanks
    adenocarcinoma arise from scar tissue

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    Cough that doesn’t go away
    Coughing up blood
    Shortness of breath
    Wheezing
    Chest pain
    Loss of appetite
    Unintentional weight lose
    Fatigue
    these are the common symptoms of lung cancer. I hope this information is useful to you.

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