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Lung cancer symptoms

There are usually no signs or symptoms in the early stages of lung cancer. However, symptoms develop as the disease progresses. Find out about lung cancer symptoms.

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Lung cancer

Lung cancer is one of the most common types of cancer. Learn about the causes and symptoms of, and treatments for, this serious disease.

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Lung biopsy

A lung biopsy involves removing small pieces of abnormal lung tissue using a needle. The procedure is performed by a radiologist (doctor who specialises in x-rays and scans).

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Lung cancer diagnosis

A number of tests will be performed to investigate symptoms of lung cancer and confirm a diagnosis. Find out about lung cancer diagnosis.

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Lung cancer prevention

Not smoking is the most effective way to avoid getting lung cancer. Find out about preventing lung cancer.

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What causes lung cancer?

A risk factor is any factor that is associated with an increased chance of developing a particular health condition, such as lung cancer. Learn about risk factors for lung cancer.

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Living with lung cancer

Living with a lung cancer may effect everyone differently. Find out more common issues and how to overcome.

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Lung cancer treatment

Your choice of treatment depends on the stage of the cancer, your general health and breathing capacity and your wishes. Find out about lung cancer treatment.

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Lung cancer – a personal story

Being diagnosed with lung cancer can be both emotionally and practically challenging. Listening to others who have experienced similar situations is often reassuring and can be helpful. This video interview has been sourced from healthtalkonline.org, award-winning research into patient experiences in conjunction with the Health Experience Research Group at Oxford University, UK.

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Just diagnosed with lung cancer

Tests are completed and you know stage your cancer is. Find out more about the treatment options and completely cure the cancer.

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Lung conditions

Learn all about lung conditions and diseases, such as asthma, bronchitis, emphysema, whooping cough and more.

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