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How are back and shoulder pain related to lung cancer?

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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Pain and Cancer

Spread of the cancer to the chect wall could certainly be a cause.

In brief: Pain and Cancer

Spread of the cancer to the chect wall could certainly be a cause.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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Dr. Michael Dugan
Internal Medicine - Hematology
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In brief: A couple of

Possibilities. If the cancer obstructs an airway you can get pneumonia and then pleurisy.
The tumor can also invade the chest wall and cause pain. Finally the cancer can spread to the bones and cause pain in that way.

In brief: A couple of

Possibilities. If the cancer obstructs an airway you can get pneumonia and then pleurisy.
The tumor can also invade the chest wall and cause pain. Finally the cancer can spread to the bones and cause pain in that way.
Dr. Michael Dugan
Dr. Michael Dugan
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