Treatment For Lung Cancer

Treatment for Stage 2 Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

Stage II Lung Cancer
When someone is diagnosed with stage 2 non-small cell lung cancer, a common question that arises is the treatment options available. It is important to learn [...]

Drug: Tagrisso (Osimertinib) to Treat NSCLC

Tagrisso-(Osimertinib)
Osimertinib or Tagrisso is an FDA-approved drug by FDA as a frontline treatment for patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). It is indicated for the [...]

Treatment of Stage 3 Lung Cancer

Stage III Lung Cancer
Most cases of stage 3 lung cancer are treated with combinations of radiation therapy, chemotherapy or may be surgery as well. At Stage 3, the tumor may be [...]

Women with Lung Cancer may Experience Early Menopause due to Chemotherapy

Lung Cancer in Women
The rate of lung cancer diagnoses in men has been decreasing but it has risen in women. Lung cancer even surpassed breast cancer as the leading cause of cancer [...]

Research: Scientists Discover New Drug Target for Lung Cancer

Doctor
A group of researchers at the University of Cambridge have identified lung squamous cell carcinoma (LUSC) cells containing high amounts of protein called [...]

Lobectomy: Surgery for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer
What is Lobectomy? Lungs have sections called lobes, with right lung having 3 lobes and left has 2 lobes. Lobectomy is a surgical procedure to remove one of [...]

Drug: Nivolumab to Treat NSCLC

Formula of Nivolumab
About Nivolumab Nivolumab or Opdivo is a prescription drug used for the treatment of advanced non-small cell lung cancer. It is given to those patients where [...]

Lung Cancer FDA Approved Drugs

Vitamin Supplements
This page offers you an assortment of all the lung cancer drugs which are approved by Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This compilation is helpful in [...]

New Type of Small Cell Lung Cancer Identified

Microscope
Researchers have discovered a new type of small cell lung cancer. As per the researchers, the lung cancer treatment options such as radiotherapy, chemotherapy [...]

No Chemo for Lung Cancer Patients?

No Chemo for Lung Cancer Patients?
Chemotherapy is one of the widely used treatment options available for lung cancer patients. During chemotherapy, a patient suffers from many physical as well [...]

New Mode of Proton Therapy for Treatment of Lung Cancer

Researchers across the world are continuously being working towards finding effective ways of lung cancer treatment. Lung cancer is one of the leading causes [...]

Photodynamic Therapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Photodynamic Therapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Non-small cell lung cancer is a deadly disease taking away the lives of many people each year.  There are various treatment methods available for lung cancer. [...]

Radiotherapy Side Effects for Lung Cancer Patients

Radiotherapy Side Effects for Lung Cancer Patients
Radiotherapy is often used in lung cancer treatment. Just like other treatments, it can cause side effects. The side effects vary from person to person [...]

Types of Treatment for Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer Treatment
The treatment for lung cancer usually involves chemotherapy or radiation therapy, surgical removal of the cancer as well as a combination of these treatments. [...]