Lung Cancer Warning!
Thoracic Surgery Specialist Prof. Dr. Bülent Arman, "Lung cancer is one of the most common types of cancer. Cells in the lung that tend to divide differently and abnormally may cause the development of lung cancer." used expressions.
Medicana Kadıköy Hospital Thoracic Surgery Specialist Prof. Dr. Bülent Arman gave information about lung cancer and its various features.
Stating that lung cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer-related death in the world, Arman said:
"The most common subtype of lung cancer is small cell lung cancer. Lung cancer is one of the most common types of cancer. Cells in the lung that tend to divide abnormally and different from normal may cause lung cancer. Adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. It is an example of other lung cancer subtypes.Lung cancer can occur due to any cause, but today the vast majority of lung cancer cases are associated with tobacco use and exposure to tobacco smoke. Similar symptoms may occur in both small cell lung cancer and other types of non-small cell lung cancer. "
Arman listed the symptoms as progressively worsening cough, bloody or bloodless sputum, coughing, laughing or chest pain worsening with deep breathing, hoarseness, shortness of breath, weakness and weakness, decreased appetite, and involuntary weight loss.
Stating that respiratory tract infections such as bronchitis and pneumonia (pneumonia) can be encountered frequently in lung cancer patients, Medicana Kadıköy Hospital Thoracic Surgery Specialist Prof. Dr. Bülent Arman stated that symptoms may vary depending on the course of the cancer and the area where it has spread.
- The chance of success of treatment may vary depending on how early the patient is detected "
Prof. Dr. Bülent Arman stated that the chance of success in lung cancer treatment may vary depending on how early the patient is detected.
Stating that better results can be obtained with treatment in lung cancers detected in the early stages and before spreading (metastasis), Arman gave the following information:
"Non-small cell lung cancers are basically examined in 4 stages. Stage 1 is the stage in which cancer is detected in the lungs, but there is no disturbance in other parts of the body. The third stage of this type of cancer is the spread of the disease to the lymph nodes located in the middle part of the chest.
Small cell lung cancers are basically examined in 2 main stages. Cancer in its first stage