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Types of Lung Cancer

There are 2 major and a few less common types of lung cancer. What are the different types of lung cancer?

Types of Lung Cancer - An Overview
There are several lung cancer types. Understanding lung cancer types, whether non-small cell, small cell, or other types, can help your health care team choose the best treatment for you.

Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Non-small cell lung cancer is the most common form of lung cancers. What types of lung cancers are classified as non-small cell lung cancer, and what are the symptoms and treatments for the different stages of non-small cell lung cancer?

Small Cell Lung Cancer
Small cell lung cancer accounts for 15% of lung cancers. What are the symptoms, treatments, and prognosis for small cell lung cancer?

Bronchioloalveolar Carcinoma (BAC)
BAC (Bronchioloalveolar carcinoma) is an uncommon form of lung cancer. What are the symptoms of BAC? How is BAC different than other forms of lung cancer? How is BAC treated?

Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lungs
Squamous cell carcinoma of the lungs is a form of non-small cell lung cancer, and accounts for 30% of lung cancers. What are the symptoms, treatments, and prognosis for squamous cell carcinoma of the lungs?

Lung Adenocarcinoma
Lung adenocarcinoma is a form of non-small cell lung cancer. What are the symptoms, treatments, and prognosis of lung adenocarcinoma?

Large Cell Carcinoma of the Lungs
Large cell carcinoma is a form of non-small cell lung cancer. What are the symptoms, treatments, and prognosis of large cell carcinoma of the lungs?

Mesothelioma
Mesothelioma is a rare cancer involving the lungs. What is mesothelioma, what causes it, and how is mesothelioma treated?

Pancoast Tumors
A pancoast tumors is a lung cancer that has a unique set of symptoms. What is a pancoast tumors,what are the symptoms, how are they diagnosed, how are they treated, and what is the prognosis?

Metastatic Lung Cancer to the Lungs
Many forms of cancer can spread to the lungs. What are the symptoms of metastatic lung cancer and what types of cancer often spread to the lungs?

Lung Cancer with Bone Metastases
Lung cancer bone metastases are common and can be very painful for people living with lung cancer. What are the symptoms, treatments, and prognosis for lung cancer with bone metastases?

What is Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lungs Prognosis?
What is squamous cell carcinoma of the lungs prognosis? The prognosis for squamous cell carcinoma of the lungs can vary among different people. What affects squamous cell carcinoma of the lungs prognosis and what are the statistics?

Small Cell Lung Cancer Symptoms
Small cell lung cancer symptoms can be similar to the symptoms of other forms of lung cancer, but there are differences as well. Unlike non-small cell lung cancer, small cell lung cancer symptoms are usually present for only a short while before a diagnosis is made. What are common small cell lung cancer symptoms?

What is the Most Common Type of Lung Cancer?
The most common type of lung cancer can vary depending upon gender and smoking status. What are the most common types and subtypes of lung cancer?

Experience With Adenocarcinoma of the Lungs
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