Lung Cancers


Lung Cancer: The Basics
Lung cancer is a collection of several diseases that are characterized by the cell type that makes them up, how they behave, and how they are treated. They are divided into two main categories: Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and Small cell lung cancer (SCLC).
Lung Cancer Web-U-Cation Program
This video will help you learn about lung cancer, its diagnosis, staging, potential treatments and side effects
  • Mesothelioma


    Mesothelioma: The Basics
    Mesothelioma is a rare cancer, caused by asbestos exposure, that is most often found in the lining of the lung or in the abdominal cavity lining. This article presents an introduction to diagnosis, staging and treatment of the disease.

    Mesothelioma Support
    Inspiration from mesothelioma patients and useful external websites.


News
Conventional Chemo May Be Better for Some Advanced NSCLC

Apr 9, 2014 - For patients with non-small-cell lung cancer and wild-type epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutations, conventional chemotherapy improves progression-free survival better than first-generation EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitors, according to research published in the April 9 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.



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