Small cell lung cancer (SCLC) is a highly aggressive malignant neoplasm, accounting for 10-15% of lung cancer cases, characterized by rapid growth, and early metastasis. SCLC usually manifests as a large hilar mass with bulky mediastinal lymphadenopathy presenting clinically with chest pain, persistent cough, dyspnea, wheezing, hoarseness, hemoptysis, loss of appetite, weight loss, and neurological and endocrine paraneoplastic syndromes. SCLC is primarily reported in elderly people with a history of long-term tobacco exposure.



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database cross reference
  • OMIM:182280 (E (Exact mapping: the two concepts are equivalent))
  • UMLS:C0149925 (E (Exact mapping: the two concepts are equivalent))
  • ICD-10:C34.9 (- NTBT (ORPHA code's Narrower Term maps to a Broader Term). - Attributed (The ICD code is attributed by Orphanet).)
  • ICD-11:2C25.1 (- E (Exact mapping: the two concepts are equivalent). - Specific code (The ORPHA code has its own code in the ICD).)
  • ICD-11:2C25.1
  • UMLS:C0149925
  • OMIM:182280
  • ICD-10:C34.9
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  • ORPHA:70573
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