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Can you explain if it's too far gone if your lungs keep filling up with fluid when you have 4th stage large cell b lymphona?

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Dr. Kris Gast
Radiation Oncology 32 years experience
Lungs fill up fluid: Filling up with fluid can be a couple of things: fluid collecting in the space between the lung and its lining, compressing the lung, causing shortness of breath. The other would be fluid collecting in the lung tissue itself, which can cause the same symptoms.

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