Lung Cancer
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Lung Cancer
Lung Cancer
Cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells somewhere in the body. The lungs are the organs that nourish our blood with fresh oxygen and eliminate carbon dioxide when we breathe. Put those two together and you have a deadly disease - one of the most common cancers and the leading cause of c...
Small cell lung cancer (SCLC) is a fast-growing type of lung cancer. It spreads much more quickly than...
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Malignant mesothelioma is an uncommon cancerous tumor of the lining of the lung and chest cavity...
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Metastatic cancer to the lung is cancer that starts somewhere else in the body and spreads to the lungs....
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Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is the most common type of lung cancer. It usually grows and spreads...
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Lung cancer is a cancer that originates in the lungs. Lung cancer often goes undetected in the early stages, since symptoms don't usually...
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A lobectomy is the surgical removal of a lobe of an organ. It most often refers to the removal of a section of a lung.
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