Lung Cancer Staging
Pp. 165-174 (10)
Serdar Erturan and Günay Aydin
Staging of lung cancer was first made in 1973 and was revised according to
new information obtained by case series. The last staging was proposed by IASCL in
2007  and accepted in 2009 . New regulations are made in T and M descriptors in
the new TNM staging but no change is made in N descriptor.
Staging, TNM system, lung cancer, EUS, EUS, Bronchoscopy,
regional lymph nodes, metastasis.
İstanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Department of Respiratory Diseases, Intanbul, Turkey.