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What does a lung cancer cough sound like

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urgent Care 20 years experience
Respiratory illness: It definitely sounds like you have a respiratory illness with sputum production. If you have fevers, you should definitely go in to see the doctor.Flu... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Sputum : This is possibly rhinitis ( inflammation of the inside of the nose) or sinus infection. This is not consistent with lung cancer. Speak to your doctor ... Read More
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Nasal sample: Provide a sample in your physician’s office. Nasal saline rinses and avoid smoke,dust,mold and pollen. Consider allergy testing. Treatment may include... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Symptoms: Suggest asthma or reactive airway disease. While lung cancer cannot be ruled out, does not seem likely in this context. Talk to your treating doc abou... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Blood: At 25yo it would be unlikely to have lung cancer, but none-the-less, truly coughing up blood is something that needs to be evaluated further. A simpl... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 57 years experience
Very low: Tracheitis or bronchitis more likely. But follow up with primary care.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Symptoms: sounds like you have anxiety, nothing you describe sounds like lung cancer or anything more than musculoskeletal pain in the chest wall
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Please see your PCP, and a chest image may be indicated. If you see blebs on the skin, have difficulty breathing, please see the Emergency Department.... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Very unlikely: It is highly unlikely that your daughter has lung cancer. What she may have can only be settled by examining her. A month with cough is long enough to... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Padmashri Rastogi
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Generalized bone pain can be due to injury, osteomyelitis, hypothyroidism, primary bone cancer and metastatic breast cancer. Check sedimentation rate,... Read More
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