A member asked:

Shortness of breath and tightness in the chest. also neck swelling on the left side but no lumps or nodules. is it cancer?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Mahesh Allam answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Asthma: You will need a proper evaluation by your doctor including a chest xray & tests for asthma. Swelling in the neck on the left side may represent a prominence related to the upper segment of the left lung. May be related to symptoms of shortness of breath & not necessarily cancer. Good luck.

Answered 11/10/2015

5.1k views

Thank

Related Questions

Online Primary Care Doctors Accepting New Patients

$44 video appointments available today with a membership as low as $15/month

Book a Video Appointment
Ask your question
Didn't find what you're looking for?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more.

Ask your question