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Lung cancer coughing up clear sputum

A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arthur Grinstead
Family Medicine 3 years experience
Well, it depends on how long it has been happening and what other symptoms you have going on. I would advise you to see a physician so that they can g... Read More

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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Geisler
Gynecologic Oncology 27 years experience
HPV: Hpv can cause head & neck cancers but has not been associated with lung cancer. See your doctor and get an x-ray tomorrow!
Dr. Manoj Reddy
Radiation Oncology 24 years experience
Chest X-ray: Neither is associated with lung cancer. Multiple possibilities. Go see your primary care, will likely require further evaluation with chest x-ray. Ta... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine 52 years experience
Rexray: Just because X-ray was negative 2 months ago does not mean it still is negative or originally misread. because lesion was very small. If hemoptysis (... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Prob not: Best thing to do is see your doctor if your cough will not go away, doubt it is cancer
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Solhjem
Radiation Oncology 21 years experience
Probably not.: In a 35 year old non-smoker, lung cancer would be rare. A chest ct is a better test than a chest xray because it looks inside the lung tissue better.... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anthony Vertino
Clinical Psychology 23 years experience
Health anxiety: You're tests came back clear. Relax. Trust in your doctors. Work with professionals to manage your health anxiety and gain control over the fears.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Heston
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Maybe: The typical warning sign for lung cancer is coughing up blood, although this is not always present in people with lung cancer. The most important cons... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathryn Ko
Neurosurgery 34 years experience
No cancer: If your chest xray is read clear by 2 doctor then chance are very small you have cancer. If you want the docs at HealthTap to give a third opinion tr... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Cancer phobia: If your had bone pain from metastatic cancer, this would show up on your x-rays. You also realize that you're young to have lung cancer, and that your... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
You might be experiencing a postnasal drip from sinuses, but GERD could also cause. This is not how lung cancer acts. Have your doctor evaluate all ... Read More

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