About Lung Cancer

About Lung Cancer

Understand the basics of lung cancer, diagnosis and different treatment options

Bronchoscopy

This is an examination of the inside of the lung airways. An optical instrument with a lighted tip is passed through the trachea and the bronchi to see whether there is a growth. Cell samples (biopsies) are taken for examination.12

 

 

 

 

 

12. ACS. Tests for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Available at: https://www.cancer.org/cancer/non-small-cell-lung-cancer/detection-diagnosis-staging/how-diagnosed.html. Accessed 2: May 2019.