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What You Need To Know About™ Lung Cancer

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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.