2 doctors weighed in:
Do symptoms like pancoast syndrome go away quickly?
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Dr. Eric Toloza
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: No, usually worsens
Usually pancoast symptoms worsen as the lung cancer gets bigger and invades more tissue.
.. Surgery and/or radiation may relieve the symptoms ...

In brief: No, usually worsens
Usually pancoast symptoms worsen as the lung cancer gets bigger and invades more tissue.
.. Surgery and/or radiation may relieve the symptoms ...
Dr. Eric Toloza
Dr. Eric Toloza
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Dr. R. Scott Anderson
Radiation Oncology
In brief: It depends
It depends if the symptoms are caused by tumor compression or direct invasion.
If it is compression the symptoms are more likely to resolve with treatment.

In brief: It depends
It depends if the symptoms are caused by tumor compression or direct invasion.
If it is compression the symptoms are more likely to resolve with treatment.
Dr. R. Scott Anderson
Dr. R. Scott Anderson
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