Published: Sept. 2, 2011
Updated: Sept. 2, 2011
Some behaviors or characteristics increase your risk of getting lung cancer. Keep in mind that not everyone who has one of these risk factors will get lung cancer, and not everyone who gets lung cancer has one of these risk factors.
The Duke Cancer Institute has a lung cancer screening clinic for patients who are at high risk for the development of lung cancer. Learn more about lung cancer computed tomography screening.
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