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What is the outlook for small cell lung cancer?

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The outlook for someone with lung cancer depends on a lot of things, including:

  • What type they have
  • Overall health
  • How advanced the disease is when doctors find it

SOURCES: 

National Cancer Institute. 

National Institutes of Health. 

WebMD Medical Reference from the American College of Physicians: “Section 12 VIII Lung Cancer.”

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on August 28, 2020

SOURCES: 

National Cancer Institute. 

National Institutes of Health. 

WebMD Medical Reference from the American College of Physicians: “Section 12 VIII Lung Cancer.”

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on August 28, 2020

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