Lung cancer

What is Lung cancer?

Lung cancer is a disease characterized by uncontrolled cell growth in tissues of the lung. If left untreated, this growth can spread beyond the lung by process of metastasis into nearby tissue or other parts of the body.

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I have a friend who is battling stage 4 lung cancer. Now she says she has a detached retina from the lung cancer. How can this be? Another mutual...

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Your friend is suffering from stage 4 lung cancer.
If the tumour has spread to his brain and affected the area of his vision then he may become...

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do risks for lung cancer still stay high after years of smoking half a pack per day for 20 years....if you quit do always still have to worry about...

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Hello and thank you for sending your question.

Your question is a very good one and I will work on providing you with some information regarding...

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hi, ive been coughing up blood now for tha past few months and my right side behind my ribs have really been hurting...could that be lung cancer???...

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Since you are coughing up blood i would advise you to do CT scan of chest.
If any space occupying lesion is found in the scan then to do biopsy...

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