Cancer Care Pune

Cancer care pune celebrating World Lung Cancer DAY.

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Cancer care pune celebrating World Lung Cancer DAY “1 ST AUGUST”.

What are the causes of Lung cancer?

  1. Smoking (active and passive) and tobacco .
  2. Genetic mutations .
  3. Exposure to smoke and pollution

What are the symptoms?

  • Cough, Blood in sputum, chest pain, breathlessness

How to prevent Lung cancer?

  • Stop smoking and tobacco, avoid pollution and smoke

How to do screening for Lung cancer?

  • By doing CT scan of chest. Screening indicated in regular smokers

What is the treatment?

  • Treatment depends on stage of disease. It includes Radiation therapy, Chemotherapy and Surgery.

www.cancercarepune.com 
Dr. Jagdish Shinde – 
Consultant Oncologist 
Mob. 9890233887

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