10 signs and symptoms of lung cancer

GPs play a vital role in the early and rapid referral of patients with suspected lung cancer to dedicated multidisciplinary teams.

People aged 55 to 80 years with a smoking history of at least 30 pack-years or who currently smoke or have quit in the past 15 years are at the greatest risk of the disease.

In Australia, diagnosis of lung cancer typically begins with a non-invasive test, such as a chest x-ray or