Four Years Study of lung cancer in eastern Libya

Original article


J. K. AL-Ajzan1, I. A. Ghaweel2

1) Faculty of Public Health, 2) Faculty of Medicine, Garyounis University, Benghazi, Libya

JMJ Vol.3 No.1 (March) 2004: 28-30


Lung cancer cases in Eastern Libya received in later stages with hilar lymph nodes and mediostinum involvement. Only 28% of lung cancer cases treated by surgical treatment either alone or with other treatments. New approach required for early detection and prevention of lung cancer.

Keywords: Lung cancer, smoking