A 38-year-old male asked:
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upper back pain, pains on touch and when i bend my neck forward, pain in shoulder too, chest ct clear, am a smoker, can this be lung cancer?

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Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Your chances: Of lung cancer at 31, with a negative chest x-ray are, well, almost non existent. It's gonna be musculoskeletal. Are you sleeping at night? Do you clinch or grind your teeth? Are you having anxiety/depression?
Answered on Dec 22, 2017
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