Table 2

Characteristics of patients with lung cancer at the time of diagnosis
Variable Patients, No (%)
Histologic type:
Squamous cell carcinoma 42 (21.6)
Adenocarcinoma 86 (44.3)
Large cell carcinoma 33 (17.0)
NSCLC-NOS 16 (8.2)
SCLC 17 (8.9)
Stage of disease:
Stage I 13 (6.7)
Stage II 9 (4.6)
Stage III 59 (30.4)
Stage IV 113 (58.3)
ECOG performance status:
0–1 165 (85.1)
2–3 29 (14.9)

NSCLC non-small cell lung cancer, SCLC small cell lung cancer, NSCLC-NOS non-small cell lung cancer not otherwise specified, ECOG Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group.

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