The complexity of lung cancer disease calls for its personalized care depending on the unique characteristic of each patient’s condition. Board-certified medical oncologists and their highly skilled team at Hunterdon Hematology Oncology, LLC, provide a state-of-the-art level of care for lung cancer in Flemington, New Jersey. The team of experts works closely with you, to provide all-around services such as chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and advanced immunotherapy to ensure that you are provided with the best treatment and management options for your cancer. The facility is honored for providing personalized care to support your emotional and physical needs.
Types of lung cancer
The different types of lung cancer exhibit different symptoms and require different approaches to treatment. There are several types of lung cancers. The two most common types are;
Symptoms of lung cancer
Symptoms of lung cancer usually appear in the advanced stages of the disease and include:
A persistent cough that doesn’t improve, wheezing, coughing of blood, shortness of breath, hoarseness, fatigue, chest pain, and unexplained weight loss.
A wide spectrum of symptoms, including bone pain in your back or hips, migraines, dizziness, swollen lymph nodes, seizures, jaundice, etc can be experienced when cancer in your lungs spreads to other parts of the body.
Treatment of lung cancer
In the early stages of lung cancer, surgery is usually recommended to remove the tumor. Surgery often treats non-small cell lung cancer. However, in cases where the cancer is diagnosed in its advanced stages as in small cell lung cancer, specialists at Hunterdon Hematology Oncology, LLC provide advanced treatment options including:
To learn more about lung cancer and to receive exceptional treatment and care for lung cancer, call Hunterdon Hematology Oncology, LLC, or book an appointment online today.