Stop lung cancer in its tracks.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death among both men and women in the United States. Patient usually show no obvious signs of lung cancer until it is in a late stage, when it is difficult to treat. Lung cancer screening is used to detect lung cancer early when it is more treatable. A low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) scan is recommended for people at high risk for lung cancer.
If you are a current or former smoker, a low-dose CT screening could save your life! Discuss your medical history, the risks of screening and benefits with your doctor. To be covered by Medicare, you must visit your doctor and have an order.