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Flashcards in Lung cancer Deck (6):
1

If LN lights up on PET, still need biopsy with bronch or EBUS

PET has good NPV but poor PPV

2

Stage III

chemo + rTx
carbo + vinorelbine

3

EGFR inhibitor S/E

acneform rash (bind intracellular portion of EGFR)
- use doxycycline/pred
diarrhoea
pneumonitis

4

ALK inhibitor

visual disturbance - flasher/floaters
diarhoea
transaminitis
bradycardia, QT prolongation

5

SCLCC

PET not standard, CT CAP enough, but MRIB is always necessary
Limited stage - chemo + Rx
Extensive stage - chemo only

6

Prophylactic whole brain irradiation

if good ECOG