Lung Cancer

Lung cancer & Preventive Measure

Smoking is the biggest risk factor.

Two main kinds of lung Cancer:

1) Small cell lung cancer:
Treated with chemotherapy and radiotherapy to the lungs and the brain.

2) Non-small cell lung cancer:
Treated with surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, immunotherapy

Main preventive measure:
A) Do not start smoking
B) Quit smoking

Author
Dr. Arun Sehgal Dr. Arun Sehgal Arun Sehgal, MD, offers attentive, patient-focused care at Preventive and Diagnostic Medical Center in Ramsey, New Jersey. He’s a board-certified internist who provides customized diagnosis and treatment for a wide range of conditions including diabetes, high blood pressure, and arthritis.

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