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1

5 year survival rate for lung cancer

16%

2

Lung cancer causes

Smoking
Asbestos
Cobalt
Iron oxide
Air pollution

3

Bronchogenic carcinomas

Most primary cancers come from bronchial epithelium

4

Paraneoplastic syndroms

Additional manifestations caused by hormones secreted by tumor cells

5

PULMONARY manifestations

Dypnea
Chills
Fever
Cough
Blood in sputum
Change in breathing

6

Non PULMONARY manifestations

Fluid around heart
Dysthymia
Cyanosis
Fractures
Fatigue
Weight loss
Dysphagia

7

Non surgical

Chemotherapy
Targeted therapy
Radiation therapy
Photodynamic therapy

8

Surgical management

Lobectomy
Pneumonectomy(whole lung)
Segmentectomy
Wedge resection

9

Chamber 1 of chest tube

Collects fluid from patient

10

Chamber 2

Water seal prevents air from re entering patient pleural space

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Chamber 3

Suction control