Metastatic Lung Cancer treatments
Metastatic Lung Cancer

Treatments could include:

  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Bronchoscopy with Biopsy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Lobectomy
  • Pneumonectomy
  • Segmental lobectomy of lung
  • Fine needle aspiration biopsy using imaging guidance
  • Total lobectomy of lung (procedure)
  • Thoracoscopic partial lobectomy of lung (procedure)
  • Removal of Mediastinal Lymph Node
  • Bronchoscopy with Transbronchial Lung Biopsy
  • Open Biopsy of Lung
  • Needle Biopsy of Lung
  • Pneumonectomy With Tracheobronchoplasty
  • Pleural Fluid Analysis
  • Cytology Laboratory Test
  • Thoracentesis
  • Brachytherapy
  • Wedge Resection
  • Partial Removal of Lung
  • Excimer Laser Therapy
  • Photodynamic Therapy
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Surgical Removal of Tumor
  • Intravenous Chemotherapy
  • Radiation and chemotherapy are treatments for cancer. Side effects include easy bruising, mouth lesions, and infections.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Lip cancers are growths of abnormal cells that develop on the lips. They are the most common type of oral cancers.
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  • Neutropenia occurs when a type of white blood cell called neutrophils that protects your body from infections is low. It can cause symptoms like gum inflammation and mouth sores.
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  • 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 ...
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  • Cystitis is inflammation of the bladder. It's most often caused by a bacterial infection known as a urinary tract infection (UTI). It can become a serious health issue if the infection spreads to the kidney.
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  • Brochoscopy is a simple medical procedure. It is used to see inside the lungs. Bronchoscopy can be combined with a procedure to collect pieces of lung tissue. This is called a transbronchial lung biopsy. A lung biopsy allows a doctor to test for m...
    Source:HLCMS
  • A bronchoscopy is a test that allows doctors to examine your airways. An instrument called a bronchoscope is threaded through your nose and down your throat to reach your lungs. The bronchoscope has a light source and a viewing device. The broncho...
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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.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pleural fluid analysis is also known as thoracentesis. It is a procedure used to drain excess fluid from the space outside of the lungs and inside of the chest cavity. Normally, this area contains about 20 ml of clear to yellow-colored fluid (...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Between the lungs and the chest wall there is a small space called the "pleural space." This space typically contains approximately four teaspoons of fluid. Certain conditions, including tumors, pneumonia, heart failure, or lung illnesses, can cau...
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