Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Lung Cancer Surgery

Surgery 2

QuestionAnswer
what is the leading cancer killer of women and men lung
what type of cancer is associated with asbestos exposure mesothelioma
what is the most aggressive type of lung cancer and is not surgically treated small cell lung cancer
what type of lung cancer presents most frequently as systemic disease small cell: highest rate of mets
most common type of lung cancer non-small cell 80%
2 most common types of non-small cell lung cancer squamous, adenocarcinoma
squamous cell lung cancer is usually where in the lung central
adenocarcinoma lung cancer is usually where in the lung peripheral
what are the levels for stage 3b (T4 w/ N0-2), and (T1-4 w/ N3)
what are the levels for stage 4 any T or any N with M1
what is the presentation of stage 1 lung cancer predominately asymptomatic while more advanced is symptomatic
what fraction of patients present to PCP with stage 3-4 lung cancer 2/3
what are the most frequent symptoms associated with advanced lung cancer cough, wt loss, dyspnea, chest pain, hemoptosis, bone pain, lymphadenopathy, hepatomegaly, clubbing, horseness, SVC syndrome
lung cancer is the most common cause of death by malignancy in which population men
in which population is there an increasing incidence in lung cancer young, white, non-smoking females
what is the most common cause of death in lung cancer distant metastases
what lung tumor is the most common non-small cell
of the non-small cell lung cancers which are the most common centrally squamous cell carcinoma
of the non-small cell lung cancers which are the most common peripherally adenocarcinoma
what constitutes stage IV lung cancer and degree of metastasis
which stages of lung cancer are resectable stages I-IIIa
initial imaging modality for suspicion of lung cancer chest x-ray
a __ lesion on chest x-ray is considered malignant until proven otherwise non-calcified
imaging used to evaluate for mets pet, brain ct, mr
imaging modality considered the standard of care in proper staging of lung tumors bronchoscopy
gold standard for lymph node evaluation with lung cancer cervical mediastinoscopy
Created by: Abarnard
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards