small cell lung cancer


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small cell lung cancer

n.
A highly malignant carcinoma of the lungs, composed of small ovoid undifferentiated cells. Also called oat cell carcinoma, small cell carcinoma.
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It can be classified into two stages: limited-stage small cell lung cancer and extensive-stage small cell lung cancer.
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Two studies in small cell lung cancer, which we believe represents the most suitable setting in which marimastat is being tested, will report later this year.
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Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of small cell lung cancer after first-line chemotherapy.