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Lung Cancer Questions Concerning Side Effects

You might want to ask your doctor the following questions about side effects of lung cancer treatment:
 
  • What side effects should I expect? How long will they last?
  • What side effects should I report? Whom should I call?
     

Lung Cancer Questions About Follow-up Care

Some lung cancer questions to ask your doctor about follow-up care include the following:
 
  • After treatment, how often do I need to be checked? What type of follow-up care should I have?
  • Will I eventually be able to resume my normal activities?
     

Lung Cancer Questions About the Healthcare Team

Consider asking your doctor the following lung cancer questions about the healthcare team:
 
  • Who will be involved with my treatment and rehabilitation?
  • What is the role of each member of the healthcare team in my care?
  • What has been your experience in caring for patients with lung cancer?
     

Lung Cancer Questions on Support and Resources

You may wish to ask your doctor the following questions about lung cancer resources:
 
  • Are there lung cancer support groups in the area?
  • Are there organizations I can contact for more information about cancer, specifically lung cancer?
     
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