Non-small cell lung cancer accounts for 85-90% of cases. This type of cancer has 3 sub-types; squamous cell, adenocarcinoma, and large cell. Click over to this infographic about lung cancer in Baltimore to learn about the 3 sub-types of non-small cell lung cancer.
SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER - About 18 out of every 100 lung cancers diagnosed are small cell lung cancers. Small cell lung cancer is called this because under the microscope the cancer cells look small and are mostly filled with the nucleus (the control centre of cells). Find out more: http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/cancer-help/type/lung-cancer/about/types-of-lung-cancer#small
Lung cancer cell. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a lung cancer cell. Cancer cells divide rapidly in a chaotic, uncontrolled manner. They may clump to form tumours, which invade and destroy surrounding tissues. Lung cancer is a common form of cancer, frequently associated with smoking tobacco and exposure to industrial air pollutants.
Lung cancer (also known as carcinoma of the lung) is a malignant lung tumor characterized by uncontrolled cell growth in tissues of the lung. Description from imgarcade.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images