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Lung Cancer Pain

Lung Cancer Pain Management

Rating your pain and using a pain control diary can help your doctor figure out how to best relieve your cancer pain.

Lung Cancer Pain Management

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General Information About Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)

NSCLC is any type of epithelial lung cancer other than small cell lung cancer (SCLC). The most common types of NSCLC are squamous cell carcinoma, large cell carcinoma, and adenocarcinoma, but there are several other types that occur less frequently, and all types can occur in unusual histologic variants. Although NSCLCs are associated with cigarette smoke, adenocarcinomas may be found in patients who have never smoked. As a class, NSCLCs are relatively insensitive to chemotherapy and radiation therapy...

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New Approach to Lung Cancer Pain

In this video see how one cancer expert has developed a new pain for rating cancer pain in this video.

New Approach to Lung Cancer Pain

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Reviewed by Arnold Wax, MD on February 20, 2010

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