Lung Cancer: Early Detection Saves Lives (Infographic)

80 to 85 are today's surprising health numbers

If lung cancer it is detected in stage 1, lung cancer has a 80-85 percent cure rate. HealthHUb number from Cleveland Clinic

In treating cancer, staging is important because it directly impacts the chance of being cured. When it comes to lung cancer, there are different types of diagnostic tests used to determine the stage as well as how stage 1 and 2 lung cancer are defined. The good news is that if it is detected in stage 1, lung cancer has a 80-85 percent cure rate.

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If lung cancer it is detected in stage 1, lung cancer has a 80-85 percent cure rate. HealthHUb number from Cleveland Clinic

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