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Is it dangerous to have a thoracic mass close to your lung and heart?

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Dr. Sumit Sawhney
Internal Medicine - Oncology

In brief: Mass

Close to heart is dangerous but could be benign like thymus or malignant , depends on what it is from.

In brief: Mass

Close to heart is dangerous but could be benign like thymus or malignant , depends on what it is from.
Dr. Sumit Sawhney
Dr. Sumit Sawhney
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Dr. Danny Westmoreland
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

I am not sure exactly what you mean but i consider all masses dangerous until proven otherwise.
If you are talking of surgery, i believe everyone is important so every procedure is major. You should get peace after talking to your surgeon and if not consider second opinions.

In brief: Yes

I am not sure exactly what you mean but i consider all masses dangerous until proven otherwise.
If you are talking of surgery, i believe everyone is important so every procedure is major. You should get peace after talking to your surgeon and if not consider second opinions.
Dr. Danny Westmoreland
Dr. Danny Westmoreland
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