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Neuroendocrine Cancer of the Lungs

Apr 19, 2022

Neuroendocrine cells are present throughout the respiratory tract (lungs) as part of the normal anatomy.

Neuroendocrine Lung cancers account for up to 20% of all lung cancers.

There are 4 main classifications :

  1. Typical Carcinoid
  2. Atypical Carcinoid
  3. Large Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinoma
  4. Small Cell Lung Cancer

Visit our Lung page to find out more.