About Lung Cancer

About Lung Cancer

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

Stage III


Cancer cells have spread to the center of the chest (mediastinum) and/or to lymph nodes beyond the same side of the chest, but does not appear to have spread to other organs outside the chest. Surgery may not be possible to remove the cancer.9,10 Other treatments will likely be needed.




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10. freetobreathe.org. Living with a Diagnosis of Lung Cancer. Available at: http://participate.lcrf.org/site/DocServer/LivingWithaDiagnosis_2018.03.pdf. Accessed: 2 May 2019.