A 48-year-old male asked:
Smoker quit 10 mos ago.. chronic dry cough 2 mos rt chest pain and rt upper back pain 2 clear chest x ray and 1 clear chest ct scan.. runs 5km a day.. lung cancer?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
COPD: Discuss pulmonary testing with your physician. Inhalers to control the cough may be helpful. COPD is common among smokers.
53 viewsReviewed Aug 13, 2020
Pathology 49 years experience
Pulmonologist: Any cough lasting longer than 2 weeks warrants an evaluation, preferably by a chest doctor.
Wish you good health!
52 viewsAnswered Aug 16, 2020
Last updated Aug 17, 2020
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