Which patients with atelectasis should be evaluated for bronchogenic carcinoma?

Updated: Oct 22, 2020
  • Author: Tarun Madappa, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Nader Kamangar, MD, FACP, FCCP, FCCM  more...
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Answer

Bronchogenic carcinoma, which may present with atelectasis, must be excluded in all patients older than 35 years.


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