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Lung cancer, also known as lung carcinoma is a cancer that develops due to uncontrolled growth of cells or tissues of the lung(s). Lungs are the spongy organs in the chest that take in oxygen from the inhaled breathe and release carbon dioxide from the body while exhaling. The malignant lung tumor, characterized by abrupt cell growths when spreads in the lungs, can reduce a person’s ability of breathing.