Article and Video CATEGORIES

Cancer Journey

Search By

ABOUT
Denise Brock

Denise has over 30 years of varying experience in the healthcare arena.  In August 2009 she joined The Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education as one of its first employees.  She has grown with the organization and now oversees the operational movement of programs, efficiency, and effectiveness within the organization, as well as the daily processes and functions.  

 

Lung Cancer Video Library - Spanish Language: Video #38 Different Types of Lung Cancer
Author
Denise Brock
 
GRACE Cancer Video Library - Lung

 

We are pleased to continue this series of informational videos for our Spanish speaking community.  GRACE is pleased to welcome Dr. Rafael Santana-Davila, Assistant Professor with the University of Washington School of Medicine and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.  In this 38th video for the Spanish lung cancer video library, Dr. Santana-Davila joined GRACE to discuss the different types of lung cancer.  


 

 

 

[ratingwidget post_id=0]

Please feel free to offer comments and raise questions in our Discussion Forums.


 

TRANSCRIPTS - Spanish and English
download transcripts
 

Diferentes tipos de cancer de pulmón

Different types of lung cancer

 

Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Washington Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Seattle, Washington

 

Spanish TRANSCRIPT

El cáncer de pulmón lo dividimos frecuentemente en algo que ha sido histórico desde hace mucho, que es el cáncer de células pequeñas y el de células no pequeñas. El cáncer de células pequeñas, depende de la serie y es alrededor del 10 al 20% de los casos. Mientras que el 80 al 90% de casos de cáncer es de las células no pequeñas, el cual también se divide en cáncer de células escamosas (30% de los casos) y adenocarcinoma (alrededor del 60% de los casos).

El resto, es cáncer de células grandes y otros subtipos de cáncer que no son tan comunes.

 


 

 

English TRANSCRIPT

Lung cancer is frequently divided in small cell cancer and non-small cell cancer. The small cells cancer depends on the blood count and affects about 10 to 20% of all cases. About 80 to 90% of the cases are non-small cells cancer, which is also divided in squamous cells (30%) and adenocarcinoma (in about 60% of patients).

The rest of the cases are large cells and other subtypes of cancer that are not very common.

Next Previous link

Previous PostNext Post

Related Content

Image
Blood Cancer OncTalk
Article
In this series of videos, Dr. Aaron Goodman chairs the discussion along with speakers Drs. Tycel Phillips, Sridevi Rajeeve, Marco Ruiz and Alankrita Taneja.  Topics include:

Forum Discussions

Hi ramosking,  Welcome to Grace.  I'm sorry you're suffering.  It doesn't sound like you have a pancoast tumor. It does seem like you should see your PCP or a pulmonologist for...

Hey, So I went to the Doctor and explained all my symptoms I was having, They did some examining by listening to my lungs with a stethoscope, They said my lungs...

I hope you find some help through your doc or PT. 

Take care,

Janine

Hi Revtoby, Welcome to Grace.  I'm sorry you and your wife are worried about cancer but we couldn't say whether or not your wife's leison is cancer no matter how much...

Canyil, I'm sorry your father and you are going through this. While we can't give urgent help we are her to help offer info and resources to help make the best...

Recent Comments

JOIN THE CONVERSATION
I hope you find some help…
By JanineT GRACE … on
Went to doctor
By ramosking on
Hi ramosking,  Welcome to…
By JanineT GRACE … on
Hi Mackensie,  I'm sorry…
By JanineT GRACE … on