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Cardiopulmonary Syndromes (PDQ®)

Cardiopulmonary Syndrome Overview

Cardiopulmonary syndromes are conditions of the heart and lung that may be caused by cancer or by other health problems. Five cardiopulmonary syndromes that may be caused by cancer are covered in this summary:

This summary is about cardiopulmonary syndromes in adults and children with cancer. Section titles show when the information is about children.

  • Updated: September 16, 2014