Lungs Cancer

Lung cancer survival rates by age

Lung cancer survival rates by age
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There is much management present to increase the survival rate of people. On the other hand, the increasing rate to decrease the death and to decrease the death rate is very small. The people despite of all preventions live about 1 year. There is a great increase of cases of cancer patient. These cases diagnosed into people who have age greater than 70 years. Lung cancer is a critical problem. It increases the problems in the functioning of the body. It is a most common type of cancer. The 5 years survival rate is only 16%. Some treatments such as targeted drug therapy and chemotherapy help to decrease the symptoms of the disease of lung cancer. It also increases the survival rate of people. Many groups are under studies to cure lung cancer. The diagnosis of the lung cancer in early stage is not easy. However, it can take place by different methods. These methods decrease the symptoms of lung cancer and help to improve the quality of life of a person.

There are following types of lung cancer

  1. Small cell lung cancer
  2. Non-small cell lung cancer
  3. Carcinoid tumors of lung cancer

 

  1. Small cell lung cancer

 

Survival after 60 years



The 5 years survival rate in different groups of people is different. These rates are given below:

It depends upon the stages of the lung cancer

  • Stage 1 of the lung cancer’s survival rate is 31%.
  • Stage 2 of the lung cancer has a survival rate of 19%.
  • Stage 3 of the lung cancer has a survival rate of about 8%.
  • Stage 4 or metastatic stage has survival ate about 2%.
  1. Non-small cell lung cancer

Survival after 60 years



There are different ages people have different stages of lung cancer. Therefore, the survival rate is different in different aged people in different stages of lung cancer.

  • Stage 1A of lung cancer has a survival rate of about 49%.
  • Stage 1B of lung cancer has a survival rate of about 45%.
  • Stage 2A of lung cancer has a survival rate of about 30%.
  • Stage 2B of the lung cancer has a survival rate of 31%.
  • Stage 3A of lung cancer occurs in 14% cases.
  • Stage 3B of lung cancer is present in about 5% people.
  • Stage 4 or metastatic stage is about 1% in all cases of lung cases.
  1. Carcinoid tumors of lung cancer

There are four stages of lung cancer given below:

  • Stage 1
  • Stage 2
  • Stage 3
  • Stage 4

The survival rate of carcinoids tumors of the lung cancer

The survival rate of carcinoids tumor of the lung cancer can describe as following:

  • The patients with lung cancer stage 1 have a survival rate of about 93%.
  • The survival rate of lung cancer stage 2 is 85%.
  • The persons who suffer from the lung cancer stage 3 are 75%.
  • The patients of the lung cancer with stage 4 are about 57%.



There are many checkups done in patients after treatment of the patients of lung cases. Lung cancer produces after the treatment in many patients after treatment. After the treatment of lung cancer, you should consult your doctor after the treatment six months for the 2 to 3 years.

When you consult your doctor, he tests your body for the identification of old and new cancer cells. It is important that you should follow the instruction of the doctor. It helps in decreasing the symptoms of lung cancer and increases the survival rate by age.

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