International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Survey Paper | Medical Surgical | Albania | Volume 11 Issue 5, May 2022


Surgery for Non Small Cell Lung Cancer - A Systematic Review

Ilir Skenduli | Perlat Kapisyzi


Abstract: The management strategy for the treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) has been transformed by our improved understanding of the cancer biology and concomitant development of novel systemic therapies. Complete surgical resection of NSCLC continues to offer the best chance for cure or local and regional disease control and with improvements in minimally invasive techniques and enhanced recovery, the morbidity associated with surgical resection has been reduced. Patient-centered multi-disciplinary discussions that consider surgical therapy are associated with improved outcomes. Provided with promising novel therapeutic modalities including immune checkpoint inhibitors with or without chemotherapy, stereotactic radiotherapy, and targeted systemic therapies, indications for surgery continue to evolve and have expanded to include selected patients with advanced and metastatic disease.


Keywords: non small cell lung cancer, lobectomy, pneumonectomy, sublobar resection, surgery


Edition: Volume 11 Issue 5, May 2022,


Pages: 1551 - 1556


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Ilir Skenduli, Perlat Kapisyzi, "Surgery for Non Small Cell Lung Cancer - A Systematic Review", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 11 Issue 5, May 2022, pp. 1551-1556, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=SR22518021202

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