Association of lymph node involvement with the prognosis ,
dictors for lung cancer lymph node metastasis and to deter-mine whether lymph node involvement is associated with survival of such lung cancer patients Thus, in this study, we identified and assessed clinicopath-ological factors potentially associated with lymph node me-tastasisFurthermore,wecharacterized the prognosis of pT1
Agent Orange and Lung Disease - Veterans Benefits Network
Agent Orange and Lung Disease Agent Orange and Lung Disease , Lung cancer is the only lung disease that is presumed to be associated with Agent Orange exposure and I know of no other cases where a disease not on the list has been granted I don't guess it is impossible to do so, just very improbable , They also saw a small spot on his .
A large body of evidence demonstrates dose-response relationships of cumulative coal mine dust exposure with lung function impairment and with small-opacity profusion However, medical literature generally holds that simple coal worker's pneumoconiosis (CWP) is not associated with lung ,
Evaluation of the HOXA11 level in patients with lung ,
Jun 18, 2018· Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) has caused the most frequently cancer-related deaths among all types of malignancy in humans worldwide, accompanied by a high incidence [1,2,3]NSCLC is responsible for the majority of the primary lung cancer cases, including large cell carcinoma, lung adenocarcinoma (LUAD), and lung squamous cancer (LUSC)
Occupational lung diseases: from old and novel exposures ,
Occupational exposure is an important, global cause of respiratory disease Unlike many other non-communicable lung diseases, the proximal causes of many occupational lung diseases are well understood and they should be amenable to control with use of established and effective approach Therefore, the risks arising from exposure to silica and asbestos are well known, as are the means of .
Original article Elevated expression of ASCL2 is an ,
Lung cancer is the second most common (account-ing for 133%) type of cancer and the leading cause (accounting for 268%) of cancer-related deaths worldwide1 Non-small-cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC), including lung squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), lung adenocarcinoma (AC) and large-cell lung carcinoma, accounts for more than 80% of lung cancer cas
Lung cancer in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis ,
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) was reported to be associated with increased risk of lung cancer as a result of the occurrence of atypical or dysplastic epithelial changes in fibrosis which progressed to invasive malignancy In that situation, the cancer will develop in the area of major fibrosis To investigate the direct relationship between fibrosis and cancer development, the real .
Oct 14, 2019· For people with non-small cell lung cancer, the chance of living for at least another 5 years after diagnosis is: 60% when the cancer is localized, which means that it is still in the original .
Pneumoconiosis in dental technicians: HRCT and pulmonary ,
Introduction Exposure to hazardous materials in the workplace is a common cause of occupational lung disease In dental laboratories, dental prosthetic technicians (DPTs) are exposed to dusts and vapours during the production of dental prostheses and these substances have potential adverse effects on their health Substances such as silica, heavy metals, beryllium and cobalt, in liquid or .
Adjuvant Therapy for Resected Non–Small-Cell Lung Cancer ,
The Letter to the Editor by Salvati1 commenting on the original article by Higgins et al2 and elaborating on the adverse prognosis of lymphovascular invasion (LVI) in resected non–small-cell lung cancer raises an important issue for current clinical practice: the suitability to administer adjuvant therapy to patients whose resected tumors have LVI, when there are no clear guidelines on the .
Predicting EGFR mutation status in lung adenocarcinoma on ,
Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) genotyping is critical for treatment guidelines such as the use of tyrosine kinase inhibitors in lung adenocarcinoma Conventional identification of EGFR genotype requires biopsy and sequence testing which is invasive and may suffer from the difficulty of accessing tissue sampl Here, we propose a deep learning model to predict EGFR mutation status in .
Exposure to Diesel Motor Exhaust and Lung Cancer Risk in a ,
diesel motor exhaust and lung cancer, after adjusting for potential confounders, such as smoking and other occupa-tional exposur The effect is similar for non–small cell and small cell lung carcinoma (Received in original form June 21, 2010; accepted in ﬁnal form October 28, 2010)
Environmental exposures and systemic hypertension are risk ,
Chronic lung disease is a leading cause of death worldwide, and accelerated decline in lung function is associated with increased hospitalisations,1 cardiovascular morbidity2 3 and all-cause mortality1 4 5 Accelerated lung function decline is indicated by faster than average annual decrease in FEV 1 or FVC
Symptomatology and Loss of Physical Functioning Among ,
Original Article Symptomatology and Loss of Physical Functioning Among Geriatric , mine how age, comorbid conditions—which may already have compromised patients’ func-tional and mental health—the site and extent , nosed with small cell lung cancer, and 817%
Ultrasonography for the assessment of lung recruitment ,
Once lung collapse is confirmed, step 2 aims to deter-mine if the patient is in clinical condition to tolerate a RM [14, 17] Patient should be sedated, well adapted to the ventilator and hemodynamically stable The negative hemodynamic repercussion of the brief RM-associated high intra-thoracic pressure is an important concern
Serum Biomarkers May Prognosticate Recurrence in Node ,
home To take the CME activity related to this article, you must have either an STS member or an individual non-member subscription to the journal Serum Biomarkers May Prognosticate Recurrence in Node-Negative, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancers Less Than 4 Centimeters Christopher W Seder, MD, Andrew T Arndt, MD, Lia Jordano, MD, Sanjib Basu, PhD.
Spreading pattern and CT findings of very early-stage ,
cense, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited ABSTRACT Chest CT frequently reveals small pulmonary lesions If there is no associated hilar or medi- astinal lymphadenopathy, small-cell lung cancer (SCLC) is considered to be very early-stage Few
RESEARCH ARTICLE Open Access CYP1A1 gene polymorphisms increase lung cancer risk in a high-incidence region of Spain: a case control study Carmen San Jose1, Agustin Cabanillas1, Julio Benitez2, Juan Antonio Carrillo2, Mercedes Jimenez2, Guillermo Gervasini2* Abstract
Commentary: the chronic inhalation study in rats for ,
Recently, Borm and Driscoll published a commentary discussing grouping of Poorly Soluble particles of Low Toxicity (PSLTs) and the use of rats as an animal model for human hazard assessment of PSLTs (Particle and Fibre Toxicology (2019) 16(1):11) The commentary was based on the scientific opinion of several international experts on these topics
Pneumoconiosis is the general term for a class of interstitial lung diseases where inhalation of dust has caused interstitial fibrosisPneumoconiosis often causes restrictive impairment, although diagnosable pneumoconiosis can occur without measurable impairment of lung function Depending on extent and severity, it may cause death within months or years, or it may never produce symptoms
Downregulation of a novel long noncoding RNA TRPM2-AS ,
Non–small cell lung cancer is one of the most common types of cancer, and the prognosis of non–small cell lung cancer , Original Article 2 Tumor Biology lncRNA11 Thus, , that high expression of TRPM2-AS was associated with advanced TNM and larger tumor size (Figure 1(b) and (c) and Table 1) The increasing fold of TRPM2-AS was
Explainer: what is black lung and why , - Australian Mining
Dec 04, 2015· Explainer: what is black lung and why do miners get it? , Due to the extremely small size of the coal dust particles that cause this disease, overexposure will not be immediately obvious to mine .
Primary solid lung cancerous nodules with different sizes ,
RESEARCH ARTICLE Open Access Primary solid lung cancerous nodules with different sizes: computed tomography features and their variations Zhi-gang Chu1†, Yan Zhang1,2†, Wang-jia Li1,QiLi1, Yi-neng Zheng1 and Fa-jin Lv1* Abstract
Dec 01, 2019· Cancer, an international interdisciplinary journal of the American Cancer Society, publishes high-impact, peer-reviewed original articles and solicited content on the latest clinical research findingsEach issue of Cancer strives to be comprehensive, spanning the breadth of oncology disciplines and providing something for everyone involved in cancer research, risk reduction, ,
One research method is the sixth Biological Effects on Ionizing Radiation Committee (BEIR-VI) risk model, which is widely used to estimate the health effects of residential radon exposure 1 The BEIR-VI model is based on mine worker studies exposed to radon Lung cancer deaths from mine workers were associated with high concentrations of radon .
x Lung cancer represents the leading cause of cancer mortality in the United States, with 234,030 new diagnoses and 154,050 deaths estimated for 2018  Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) accounts for approximately 80% of all lung cancer diagnoses with the majority (∼80%) presenting with locally advanced or metastatic disease
After passage of the Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969 (1), measures were adopted to limit exposure to respirable dust in US coal mines, along with active surveillance of miners’ lung health based on work history, chest radiographs, and spirometry These activities were temporally associated ,