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Know More About Lung Cancer Treatment

Date : 04/04/2018

An uncontrollable growth of the cells in the lungs can cause lung cancer. These affected cells further spread into the others parts of the body and spread cancer outside the lungs. The main function of the lungs is to supply oxygen to the body, these abnormal cells grow in an uncontrolled manner and interfere with the lung functioning. Lung cancer is one of the major causes of death in the people. Guru Multispecialty Hospital, Madurai has all the treatment facilities and infrastructure for cancer treatment in India.

What are the types of lung cancer?

The types of lung cancer are

  • Small cell lung cancer-this cancer is also known as oat cell cancer and spread quickly.
  • Non-small cell lung cancer- this is the very common type of cancer that covers around 85% of lung cancer. This cancer has several subtypes, such as adenocarcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and large cell carcinoma.
  • Lung carcinoid tumor- this is also known as lung neuroendocrine tumors.5% of lung cancer comes in this type. The growth in this type of cancer is slow and spread rarely.

What are the causes of lung cancer?

The causes of lung cancer are

  • Smoking
  • Passive smoking
  • Exposure to the harmful industrial chemicals such as arsenic or polycyclic hydrocarbons
  • Exposure to the radon gas
  • Exposure to the asbestos

Guru cancer center, Madurai is the best lung diagnosis and treatment center in Tamil Nadu. The center provides best treatment facilities and has experienced doctors for Lung Cancer treatment in India. The clinic has an efficient and qualified team of doctors that provide cancer cure treatment in India.

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