Overview

NCI Definition: A non-small cell lung carcinoma without evidence of squamous differentiation. [1]

Significant Genes in Non-Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma

EGFR +

KRAS +

RET +

Disease Details

Synonyms
lung non-squamous non-small cell carcinoma
Parent(s)
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Children
Poorly Differentiated Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Large Cell Lung Carcinoma, Lung Sarcomatoid Carcinoma, Ciliated Muconodular Papillary Tumor of the Lung, Lung Adenocarcinoma, and Adenosquamous Lung Carcinoma

References

1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 6. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.