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Thanks for your query.
Sometimes due to some DNA damage the lung cells divide and grow uncontrollably, forming malignant tumors, which may invade nearby parts. This is lungcancer.
What is lungcancer
Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells divide without control and are able to invade other tissues. Cancer cells can spread to other parts of the body through the blood and lymph systems.
The body cells grow and divide in a controlled way to produce more cells.When the DNA of these cells is damaged they can divide in uncontrolled way
Lungcancer is when this process happen in lungs.
What is lymph node lungcancer and what treatment do you need?
What causes lymph node lungcancer.
Thanks for the query. It can be either lungcancer, having spread to lymph nodes. Or, it is cancer of Lymph nodes within the chest.
Please clarify which one do you mean? Lungcancer with spread to lymph nodes carries a bad prognosis with short life. Other condition can be managed.
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