close hamburger search alert

Metastatic Lung Cancer treatments
Metastatic Lung Cancer

Treatments could include:

  • Radiation and chemotherapy are treatments for cancer. Side effects include easy bruising, mouth lesions, and infections.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Radiation therapy is a cancer treatment that uses concentrated radiation beams to kill cancer cells. The most common type of radiation therapy is external beam radiation. This type involves a machine that directs high-energy beams of radiation at ...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Cystitis is inflammation of the bladder. Most often it is caused by a bacterial infection known as a urinary tract infection (UTI).
    Source:HLCMS
  • Neutropenia is a condition characterized by low levels of neutrophils, which are white blood cells that fight infection. Find out about symptoms and treatment.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A bronchoscopy with a transbronchial lung biopsy is a medical procedure that can help your doctor test your lungs for many kinds of diseases.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Thoracentesis is a procedure done when there's too much fluid in the pleural space. The goal is to drain the fluid and make it easier for you to breathe again.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A lobectomy is the surgical removal of the lobe of an organ. Read about why this surgery is performed, and learn about the risks and benefits.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A bronchoscopy may be necessary to diagnose several conditions, including a chronic cough or infection. Learn more about the procedure and risks.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A lung needle biopsy is used to gather a piece of lung tissue for testing and examination. It is often used to diagnose an irregular area of tissue in or around the lungs. The technique is also called percutaneous needle aspiration.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pleural fluid analysis is done to drain excess fluid from the space outside of the lungs and inside of the chest cavity. Find out what to expect.
    Source:HLCMS
back to top
General Drug Tools
General Drug Tools
view all
Health Management
Programs
Health Management Programs
view all
Tools for
Healthy Living
Tools for Healthy Living
view all