A 39-year-old male asked:
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33 y/m.6 months ago i have chest X-ray and CT scan thorax,both normal.recently 15-18 days have shoulder,neck,muscle and mild chest pain. lung cancer?

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Dr. Jeffrey Ramkaransingh
19 years experience in Interventional Radiology
No: Given your age and normal recent imaging, your chances of having a lung cancer are almost zero at this point. Also, only an advanced lung cancer in the "right" location could cause these symptoms.
Answered on Mar 27, 2016

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