Risk Factors and Clinical Characteristics of Lung Cancer in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

A Retrospective Cohort Study

Hongseok Yoo; Byeong-Ho Jeong; Myung Jin Chung; Kyung Soo Lee; O. Jung Kwon; Man Pyo Chung

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BMC Pulm Med. 2019;19(149) 

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Conclusion

In summary, lung cancer frequently and persistently developed in patients with IPF. Current smokers who were men with rapidly declining FVC were more prone to lung cancer occurrence. Squamous cell carcinoma was the most common histologic type.

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