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What You Need To Know About™ Lung Cancer

This booklet is about lung cancer. Learning about medical care for your cancer can help you take an active part in making choices about your care.

This booklet covers:

  • The anatomy of the lungs and basics about lung cancer
  • Treatment for lung cancer, including taking part in cancer treatment research studies
  • Nutrition and follow-up care

This booklet has lists of questions that may help you talk with your doctor. Many people find it helpful to take a list of questions to a doctor visit.

The information in this booklet was last updated in July 2012.