Paraneoplastic syndromes

Prevention
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By Edward J Dropcho MD

The only preventive measure relates to the strong connection between cigarette smoking and small cell lung carcinoma; abstinence from smoking cigarettes may help prevent small cell lung carcinoma.

In This Article

Introduction
Historical note and nomenclature
Clinical manifestations
Etiology
Pathogenesis and pathophysiology
Epidemiology
Prevention
Differential diagnosis
Diagnostic workup
Prognosis and complications
Management
Anesthesia
References cited
Contributors