Treating adenocarcinoma of the lung

Razaq, Wajeeha
September 2008
Hem/Onc Today;9/10/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 16, p14
Case Study
The article describes the case of a 48-year-old white man with adenocarcinoma of the lung. The patient presented to the emergency department with progressive right-sided chest pain for the past two days. The man was a heavy smoker for the past 30 years, but did not use of alcohol or illicit drugs. Fentanyl and immediate release morphine sulphate were given to the patient for pain management.


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