About Lung Cancer

About Lung Cancer

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

Magnetic Resonance Imagining (MRI) Scan

Like CT scans, MRI scans provide detailed images of soft tissues. But MRI scans use radio waves and strong magnets instead of X-rays. MRI scans are most often used to look for possible spread of lung cancer to the brain or spinal cord.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.