About Lung Cancer

About Lung Cancer

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

Mutation Tests

Mutation tests (also known as molecular profiling) are very specific and look for certain changes in a person's cancer genes. In these cases, a small piece of the cancer is taken and run tests on it to find out a patient's tumour cells mutation status.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.