Advanced cancer

Advanced lung cancer means a cancer that began in the lung has spread to another part of the body.

About advanced lung cancer

Advanced lung cancer is when the cancer has spread from the lung and gone to another part of the body.

Symptoms of advanced cancer

Symptoms of advanced lung cancer can vary depending on where the cancer has spread to.

Treatment for advanced cancer

Treatments can help to control or shrink a cancer and reduce symptoms when lung cancer is advanced.

Living with advanced cancer

Find out about how to cope with advanced lung cancer and about the support available to you.

Last reviewed: 
04 Dec 2019
Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help.

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