Lung cancer surgery

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 11:32am

Getting tissue samples or biopsies from the lungs and nearby lymph nodes can be tricky business.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 1:57pm
Surgery remains the primary treatment for early-stage lung cancer, and most commonly that means a procedure called lobectomy, which removes about one-third to one-half of the lung with the tumor. It’s the one treatment that offers patients with lung cancer their best option for prolonged survival.