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Many early stage lung cancers can be detected by screening or incidentally as part of xrays done for other reasons. Lung cancers are often found after they produce discomfort. Signs and symptoms of lung cancer include:
Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.
Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.