Depends on Cancer. The symptoms (sx) of cancer depend on the cancer type, stage, extent of disease, individual person, & treatment (etc). Some cancers are asx & may be observed (eg, cll). While others may be highly sx (shortness of breath in lung cancer or GI bleeding in colon cancer) & require multi-modality (surgery, chemo, radiation, etc) treatment. Some "cancer" sx are present in other diseases as well.
My friend have following symptoms : Shortness of breath Chest pain Weight loss What could be the problem? Are these symptoms of cancer?
She needs to be seen. What is actually happening with her is beyond our ability to say. I am glad she has a friend like you. Read more...