Archived: Lung Cancer: Screening, May 2004
Original Release Date: May 2004
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Archived: Recommendation Summary
Summary of Recomendation
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the evidence is insufficient to recommend for or against screening asymptomatic persons for lung cancer with either low dose computerized tomography (LDCT), chest x-ray (CXR), sputum cytology, or a combination of these tests.
Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Lung Cancer: Screening, May 2004. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. July 2015.