Lung Cancer Screening

Lung Cancer Screening

Price: 2,250,000 VNĐ

Lung cancer is one of the leading causes of death

The American Cancer Society recommends annual lung cancer screening with a low-dose CT scan for apparently healthy patients aged 55 to 74 years who have at least a 30–pack‐year smoking history (who have smoked at least one pack of cigarettes per day for 30 years or two packs a day for 15 years) and who currently smoke or have quit within the past 15 years.

FV Hospital offers a Low Dose CT Scanner Lung Cancer Screening

  • If the test is negative it is recommended to repeat it every year
  • If the CT scanner is abnormal, a consultation with a pulmonologist is recommended

This programme is applied for:

  • The programme is intended as an annual lung cancer screening for apparently healthy patients aged 55 to 74 years who have at least a 30-pack-year smoking history (who have smoked at least one pack of cigarettes per day for 30 years or two packs a day for 15 years) and who currently smoke or have quit within the past 15 years.
  • Screening is also recommend for people who have been exposed to toxic substances and environmental pollution including cigarettes smoke, asbestos, radon, arsenic, radiation and other chemicals.