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This information tells you about primary lung cancer (cancer that starts in the lungs), its causes and symptoms and what is likely to happen if you are diagnosed with this type of cancer.
This video provides a general overview of lung cancer and its treatment.
The information in this video was correct as of 1 July 2013.
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The earlier lung cancer is diagnosed, the better treatment can be. If you or someone close to you has had a cough for over three weeks, talk to someone.
If you have any questions about cancer, need support or just want someone to talk to, ask Macmillan.
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