About Lung Cancer

About Lung Cancer

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

Extensive Stage

In this stage, cancer has spread to other regions of the chest or other parts of the body. As with other advanced cancers, extensive-stage SCLC is generally not curable, but there are treatments available that may help patients live better and longer.9,10




9. ACS. Lung Cancer Staging. 7th Edition. Available at: http://cancerstaging.org/references-tools/quickreferences/documents/lungmedium.pdf. Accessed: 2 May 2019.

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.