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A 34-year-old female asked:

pain in left side of chest, frequent belching, sternum pain while sleeping, pain in neck and shoulder when moving head a certain way worried lung canc?

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Dr. Elden Rand
Cardiology 21 years experience
Probably not cancer: Given those set of symptoms, would think more about GI origin and musculoskeletal, but definitely should be evaluated further. A ct of chest would rule out or rule in lung pathology which may be considered.

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Last updated Jun 10, 2014

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