Lung cancer

A type of cancer that starts in the lungs is Lung cancer. It is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth in tissues of the lung. Lungs are two spongy organs in the chest that inhales oxygen and exhales carbon dioxide.

Lung cancer can be divided into two major types based on the appearance of lung cancer cells under the microscope.

  • Small cell lung cancer - It occurs in heavy smokers and is less common than non-small cell lung cancer.
  • Non-small cell lung cancer - It is an umbrella term for several types of lung cancers that behave in a similar way. It includes squamous cell carcinoma, adenocarcinoma and large cell carcinoma.

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