A 22-year-old female asked:
Can you feel cancer spread?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Hematology
No: Unless the spread causes pain or is in a location that can be "felt" ie near the surface or deep but very large and therefore noted on exam.
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Family Medicine 37 years experience
Not directly: Not directly. You may notice accumulating and increasingly severe symptoms.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
How does cancer spread?
3 doctor answers • 7 doctors weighed in
Hematology and Oncology 30 years experience
In many ways: Cancers can spread in many ways- it spreads to distant organs through the blood vessels or through lymph nodes or along nerves. It can also spread locally by directly growing into surrounding organs.
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Last updated Jul 3, 2017
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