What genetic tests are performed for the department patients?
Researches of EGFR the most common gene mutations are performed for all patients with adenocarcinoma. If it is possible to apply biological therapy, the research of EML4-ALK most common fusion transcripts is performed. There is a possibility to examine all palette of cancer of lungs and the large intestine in the Genetic Diagnostic Laboratory.
Doctors 5 Nurses 11
Total - 23
1095 patients were treated in the department
989 patients were treated for malignant tumor pathology
106 patients were treated for non-malignant pathology
Annual event: European Regional Conference on Thoracic Oncology is held every year and, during this Conference, lung cancer diagnostic and treatment news are discussed.