Lung Cancer – What is Lung Cancer?

Lung Cancer – What is Lung Cancer? In Western industrialized countries, the number of lung cancers has been increasing for years. Although the trend has been declining for men since the 1980s, women have record new sadly high numbers every year. Meanwhile, lung cancer is the third most common form Continue Reading

Lung Cancer – Disease – Diagnosis – Therapy

Lung Cancer – Disease- Diagnosis- Therapy disease Lung carcinoma is usually caused by degenerated cells of the mucosa lining the lower respiratory tract (= bronchi). Basically, one differentiates between two main forms: The non-small-celled form (abbreviated to NSCLC for the English “non-small cell lung cancer”), which occurs with about 85 Continue Reading