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Diagnosed for mediastinum small cell lung cancer tumor. Followed by PCI radiation. No energy, small meals, vomiting.

My dad has 10 cm grapefruit sized mediastinal small cell lung cancer tumor....diagnosed in Apr. went thru chemo followed by chest radiation followed by PCI radiation ....he had minimal results ...
 

What causes vomiting up of green bile in stage 4 lung cancer?

My sister has stage IV lung cancer, tumors in brain and lung cancer in breast (tumor was removed) It has been 2+ months, now she is vomiting green bile. Is this the end stage of life? We know the end ...
 

How to treat stage IV lung cancer?

my aunt has stage IV lung cancer with the tumor wrapped around the aorta. She went through Chemo and Radiation from last July to January. The tumor shrunk then but now without any chemo it has grown back ...
 

Suggest treatment for stage 4 lung cancer

My husband has been diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer. it has not spread out side of the lung. it is non small cell and the lymph in the lung is affected. The largest tumor has wrapped itself around his ...
 

What is the prognosis for lung cancer?

My brother has been diagnosed with Lung cancer after his family physician kept misdiagnosing shoulder pain for a tear to the rotator cup for 2-3 months. He just had surgery for a secondary tumor ...
 

Suggest treatment for lung cancer

Hi my husband was diagnosed with lung cancer on August of last year. He has taken about 8 weeks of radiation and chemo the doctors say they can t do surgery because the tumor is too big and too close to his ...
 

What are the symptoms of lung cancer?

mucus was nearly red. Is that a tumor in a lung cancer? ...
 

What is the prognosis for lung cancer?

my husband has stage 4 adenocarcinoma non small cell. He had his left lung removed 3 years ago. Came back in bone left hip a year ago. Next, 2 tumors to the head. Used tomography and are currently ...
 

What is the treatment for tumor in brain and lung cancer?

Hi, my father in law has lung cancer and a couple of months ago found out he has a tumor in his brain. Last week he was feeling cold, tired, and weak. they gave him a transfusion and off he went ...
 

Increased serum creatinine after lung tumor removal, taken Heberin, had chest catheter, using breathing machine. What can you tell me?

This is reference to my husband who had a creatinine level of 4 when he went into the hospital for lung cancer tumor to be removed. It was a success. No treatment necessary. But the strain of it all ...
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Does Tarceva help in treating small lung cancer?

I've been taking N-TENSE for non small lung cancer for about 1 & 1/2 months. About a week ago, a CT scan revealed that the large tumor in my left lung was reduced 30%. Will Tarceva help me even more ...
 

Suggest treatment for Stage 4 Lung Cancer

Mother just diagnosed with Stg 4 Lung Cancer , been treated with Lymphoma since December, internal .... Ward (her lung cancer dr) we just met last week, thinks that the cancer has spread to other organs ...
 

Lung cancer, undergone chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Will I be in a lot of pain before I die?

I have non small lung cancer i ead given 2 months to live without trratment. The tumor is wrapped ... radiation treatments.in august of 2011 they found a new tumor in my right lung and did surgery to remove it ...
 

Suggest treatment for stage-4 non small lung cancer

My mother was diagnosed with stage 4 non small lung cancer which has spread to the brain with 3 tumors, in December. She went through radiation which shrunk the tumor in the lung slightly but 9 more ...
 

Is atelectasis a sign of lung cancer?

of lingular segments of left of left upper lobe of lung what is the atelectsis is it symptom of lung cancer ...
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hello sir what is lung cancer
Hi, 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 lung cancer. Regards,
 
What is lung cancer
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 Lung cancer is when this process happen in lungs. Take care
 
Symptams of lung cancer
symptoms of any lung disease can be same. like difficulty in breathing, chronic cough, blood in cough, shortness of breath, persistent breathlessness and pain while breathing, hoarse voice, weight loss.
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