Your treatment plan will be agreed with you by a team of specialist. The main treatment options include:
Often the treatment may utilise a combination of these options depending upon your condition. There are three main types of surgery:
- Lobectomy where parts of the lung are removed
- Pneumonectomy where the entire lung is removed
- Wedge Resection or Segmentectomy where only a small piece of lung is removed.
For further information on treatment please visit www.nhs.uk