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where does pain come from with lung cancer

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
35 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not fully know: Not fully know, possibly genetics. Importantly, smoking is the primary risk factor for causing 90% of lung cancer. Though it is clear that some people ... Read More

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Persist: If not treated the symptom persist and become worse.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience in Endocrinology
Lung cancer: No it will not "come and go"! Please let me know what is troubling you regarding possible lung cancer!!
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Garren
23 years experience in Radiation Oncology
Sub type: Large cell lung cancer is actually a subset of non small cell lung cancer, which behaves much more like small cell cancer than like other forms of non ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
Need more: Sorry, no home medication brace yourself , love & support from you and your family is real home remedy , work with your oncologist if needed seek pro ... Read More
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A 86-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Hatem
24 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Many: Early on, no symptoms. Later, cough, weight loss, poor appetite, loss of energy, chest pain, coughing blood, dizziness, headache, shortness of breath ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Birdas
25 years experience in Thoracic Surgery
Mainly smoking: But a lot of other factors (most of which can nit be altered) may play a role. Over 85% of lung cancers are seen in smokers, so if you would like to d ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience in General Surgery
Many or none : May be asymptomatic until late! and bad! cough, production, bloody sputum, pain, fluid - effusion and short of breath, wheezing, weight loss.
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: It depends, though, on the type of cancer, its stage and other factors (presence of other diseases, immune system status, correctly prescribed therapy ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marco Paliotta
29 years experience in Thoracic Surgery
Multidisciplinary. : Several specialties are involved with treating a patient with lung cancer. A pulmonologist, oncologist, surgeon, radiation oncologist. Hence, lung can ... Read More
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