Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Lung Cancer?

Emmanuel C. Besa, MD


April 04, 2016

Prognostic factors for NSCLC include the following:

  • Stage at presentation

  • Performance score

  • Weight loss

Prognostic factors for small cell lung cancer are as follows:

  • Stage at presentation

  • Performance score

  • Weight loss

  • Elevated lactate dehydrogenase level

  • Male sex

  • Hyponatremia

  • Elevated alkaline phosphatase level

For more on the prognosis of NSCLC, read here.


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