Treatment Options

Based on your answers...

In the extensive stage of combined small cell carcinoma, the cancer has spread to tissue outside of the original lung and to the opposite lung or other organs. Your treatment options will likely include chemotherapy and radiation. You may also receive other treatment options during the course of treating your cancer.

Select the options you would like to discuss with your doctor.

Chemotherapy uses intravenous drugs to kill cancer cells. Chemotherapy can also kill healthy cells and may cause side effects, which your doctor will help you manage.
Radiation Therapy:
Clinical Trial:
Help Managing Symptoms:

Need help? Contact our lung health specialists at the Lung HelpLine
1-800-LUNGUSA (1-800-586-4872).