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Lung Cancer

3 Questions to Ask When Being Diagnosed with Lung Cancer

Dr. Bruce Gershenhorn explores 3 questions patients should ask after learning they have lung cancer. Knowledge is power.
November 2018 Volume 4 – Lung Cancer
Bruce Gershenhorn, DO
Medical Oncologist and Medical Director of the Lung Center, Midwestern Regional Medical Center, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Zion, IL

Few things are more stressful than being told you have lung cancer. Lung cancer is the second most common cancer among Americans, and the first cause of cancer-related deaths in men and women. When hearing they have lung cancer, most people have a sense of urgency to treat the disease, but they often don’t know where to begin.

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