Bulletin du Cancer


Small cell lung carcinoma Volume 86, special issue 10, Supplément FMC numéro 3, Octobre 1999

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Small cell lung carcinoma represents less than twenty five percent of all lung cancers. Nevertheless, a lot of studies permitted to better define this cancer and to propose specific therapeutic approaches. Clinical symptoms, results and roles of chemotherapy, radiation therapy and surgery are discussed in this review.