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What are the stages of lung cancer

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cooke
21 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Good: The upfront therapy of choice for a physically fit person with stage iia lung cancer is surgery. The expectation of therapy for some one with stage i ... Read More
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Stage IIB LngCa: Iib is a 5-7 cm tumor and n1 node positive, or >7 cm , or invasion into a resectable structure, or collapse of an entire lobe with no nodes positive. ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
34 years experience Medical Oncology
Not enough space: But try the nci website: cancer.Gov.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Several: Worsening breathing fluid retention weight loss - cachexia no appetite pallor fatigue confusion and more! best wishes. Love your family.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Several: Worsening breathing fluid retention weight loss - cachexia no appetite pallor fatigue confusion and more! best wishes. Love your family.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. William A Biermann
45 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes: There are a number of ways to keep a patient confortable. The hospice and palliative care teams are great at this. They also do so in a caring and com ... Read More
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A 89-year-old male asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Could be: Yes, it could be.Lung cancer commonly spreads to different organs including bones, lung, liver, lymph glands, brain etc. He should go to see his onco ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
I hope you: Have quit smoking and tobacco. Your neck cracking, if related to lung cancer, would be advanced, but it is more likely to be non-cancer. This needs a ... Read More
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A 78-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Hatem
24 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Many: Early on, no symptoms. Later, cough, weight loss, poor appetite, loss of energy, chest pain, coughing blood, dizziness, headache, shortness of breath ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Birdas
25 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Mainly smoking: But a lot of other factors (most of which can nit be altered) may play a role. Over 85% of lung cancers are seen in smokers, so if you would like to d ... Read More
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Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Many or none : May be asymptomatic until late! and bad! cough, production, bloody sputum, pain, fluid - effusion and short of breath, wheezing, weight loss.
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