A multidisciplinary approach to management in a patient with bilateral superior sulcus non-small-cell lung carcinoma CLINICAL LUNG CANCER Roy, M. S., Le, Q., Donington, J. S., Wakelee, H. A. 2006; 8 (2): 146-148


Superior sulcus tumors comprise a rare subset of non-small-cell lung carcinomas that are particularly challenging to treat because of their location and extent of nerve and vessel involvement. In this report, we present a case illustrating the uncommon situation of a patient presenting with bilateral superior sulcus tumors, and we review the latest combined therapeutic approach developed to aggressively treat the more common unilateral presentation of these tumors.

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