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Radiation Therapy for Lung Cancer

According to the American Cancer Society, this year nearly 175,000 Americans will learn they have lung cancer.

The one-year survival rate for lung cancer has increased from 34 percent in 1975 to 42 percent in 1998.

Risk Factors for Lung Cancer

Quitting Smoking

Symptoms of Lung Cancer

Diagnosing Lung Cancer

Types of Lung Cancer

Treatment for Lung Cancer

Understanding Radiation Therapy

External Beam Radiation Therapy

Brachytherapy

Possible Side Effects