Lung cancer, also known as lung carcinoma, is a malignant lung tumor
characterized by uncontrolled cell growth in tissues of the lung. If left untreated,
There are three main types of lung cancer. Knowing which type you have is
important because it affects your treatment options and your outlook (prognosis).
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Lung cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the lungs. Your lungs are two
spongy organs in your chest that take in oxygen when you inhale and release ...
Sep 17, 2015 ... Lung cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells that start off in one or
both lungs; usually in the cells that line the air passages.
Because the lungs are large, tumors can grow in them for a long time before ...
Non-small cell lung cancer accounts for about 85 percent of lung cancers and ...
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Doctors recognize an association between asbestos and lung cancer, with more
than 3000 asbestos-related cases diagnosed in the U.S each year.