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Lower chest pain with pnemonia is sign of lung cancer?

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Dr. Rada Ivanov
30 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Not necessarily: You can get chest pain from pleurisy associated with the pneumonia. That would be the most common cause for chest pain, together with muscle sprain from coughing. Of course, if you are concerned about cancer, get checked!
Answered on Feb 8, 2013

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