Which cardiovascular findings are characteristic of non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)?

Updated: Jun 05, 2020
  • Author: Winston W Tan, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Nagla Abdel Karim, MD, PhD  more...
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Answer

Cardiac findings are usually noted when the tumor causes a pericardial effusion. Findings can range from simple effusion to tamponade. Direct cardiac involvement may also occur.


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