A 39-year-old female asked:
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chest ct ok 6 mon ago.xray 3 mon ok.now short breath w mild blade sholder neck pain &m cough.no wheezing.no cardiac isues.mild reflux.no smoke.cancer?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Cancer: For cancer to cause shortness of breath it has to be advanced. It is highly unlikely it would have been missed 3mo ago if it were that bad now.
Answered on Feb 5, 2015
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