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Lung Cancer

TYPES CAUSES SYMPTOMS DIAGNOSIS STAGES TREATMENT

Symptoms

Lung cancer in its early stage and sometimes even later may not cause any signs and symptoms. In its advanced stage, the cancer cells interfere with normal lung function. The symptoms associated with lung cancer can result from the original tumor or from tumors that have spread to other organs. The cancers are usually identified incidentally when a chest x-ray is performed for another reason.

Common signs and symptoms of lung cancer are  : 

•  A cough that does not go away and gets worse over time
•  Coughing up blood (hemoptysis) or bloody mucus.
•  Chest, shoulder, or back pain that doesn't go away and often is made worse by deep
•  Hoarseness
•  Weight loss and loss of appetite
•  Increase in volume of sputum
•  Wheezing
•  Shortness of breath
•  Repeated respiratory infections, such as bronchitis or pneumonia
•  Repeated problems with pneumonia or bronchitis
•  Fatigue and weakness
•  New onset of wheezing
•  Swelling of the neck and face
•  Clubbing of the fingers and toes. The nails appear to bulge out more than normal.
•  Some patients may have paraneoplastic syndromes which are caused by biologically active substances that are secreted by the tumor.  If any symptoms is found, it is better to consult a doctor because only doctor can make a diagnosis.



Questions of
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 1.  Posted on : 16.1.2015  By  :  Mitali , Delhi View Answer (0) Post Answer
 

My husband is suffer from blood cancer.. He had his first stage.. He took very expensive treatment by still he suffers a lot on his disease..... Is dis possible dat he can be became fit???

 
 2.  Posted on : 23.5.2013  By  :  Dharmendra Kumar Singh , Kolkata View Answer (2) Post Answer
 

My nephew age 3+ has blood cancer 1st stage, please sugest me low budget hosital in Kolkata.

 
A1: 

The cheapest Hopital for Cancer treatment is Tata Medical at Rajarhat. It is the best in Eastern Region.

  Posted By :Subho , kolkata | On 11.6.2013
A2: 

There is a lot of cancer research is going on at tata cancer centre. You could try there.

  Posted By :Admin , Kochi | On 23.5.2013
 3.  Posted on : 16.8.2012  By  :  Payalkelkar , Nagpur View Answer (1) Post Answer
 

Suggest best treatment for blood cancer 1st stage, and best hosital in nagpur.

 
A1: 

You should be under the care of an Oncologist and follow his adivice. https://yellowpages.webindia123.com/dpy/Maharashtra/Nagpur/Hospitals/1/

  Posted By :Admin , Kochi | On 4.6.2013
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