Small cell lung cancer - A to Z
This page links to content about small cell lung cancer (SCLC).
SCLC is a fast-growing type of lung cancer. Almost all cases of SCLC are due to cigarette smoking, and it is rare in those who have never smoked.
About 20 in every 100 cases of lung cancer are SCLC.
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Small cell lung cancer is a sub-category of Lung cancer
- News story: Discovery could lead to targeted treatment for small-cell lung cancer
7 September 2012
- News story: 'Impressive' new lung cancer drug revealed
12 November 2009
- News story: Trials of AS1404 for lung cancer show encouraging results
27 September 2006
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