Lung cancer

No evidence to prove lung cancer caused by smoking addiction: Gujarat consumer court

The court said that there was no evidence to prove that the patient suffered from lung cancer due to his addiction to smoking, apart from the mention of 'addiction smoking' on the treatment papers.

published on : 2nd October 2021

20% rise in lung cancer cases reported at Amrita post lockdown

Doctors at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences here have observed a 20% rise in the number of lung cancer patients reporting at the hospital as compared to the pre-Covid lockdown period.

published on : 11th August 2021

Rising cases of women getting lung cancer, say doctors, but smoking isn't the only reason

The ratio of smokers and non-smokers getting lung cancer is 20:1. However, there are additional factors affecting women.

published on : 29th July 2021

Zydus Cadila gets tentative USFDA nod to market lung cancer treatment drug

The group now has 318 approvals and has so far filed over 400 abbreviated new drug applications since the commencement of the filing process in financial year 2003-04.

published on : 3rd June 2021