22 Nov 2018
The cancers that primarily affect the lungs are called lung cancer. This cancer is very much higher for people who smoke. Generally, it is of two types; small-cell cancer and non-small cell; the statistics for lung cancer prevalence states that about 234,030 new cases have been recorded and death count as 154,050, according to the American Cancer Society’s estimate of 2018. Symptoms include coughing blood, shortness of breath, hoarseness, and causes are majorly found to be primary smoking, second-hand smoke, radon gas exposure, and inhaling asbestos and other dangerous carcinogens. The only treatment is early detection at stage1 and Lobectomy, for removing the lump is done.