Which metals and chemical elements may have an etiologic role in the development of non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)?

Updated: Jul 15, 2021
  • Author: Winston W Tan, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Nagla Abdel Karim, MD, PhD  more...
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Answer

Beryllium, nickel, copper, chromium, and cadmium have all been implicated in causing lung cancer.


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