Bilan pré-thérapeutique

Les principes du bilan pré-thérapeutique sont les mêmes que pour les autres carcinomes bronchiques non à petites cellules. Il existe un hypermétabolisme élevé en tomographie par émission de positons au F18-déoxyglucose. Les métastases de localisation inhabituelle sont fréquentes (1,4,17–19,32). Cet hypermétabolisme serait plus intense en cas de carcinome pléomorphe (33–35)



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