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Old 07-16-2011, 08:20 AM   #1
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do i have lung cancer

Chest x ray says, there is a questionable vague area of slight irregular density adjacent to the left cardiac border, measures 1.8 x 1.7 cm. This may be due to overlapping shadows. A small pathologic area is not excluded. I am 45 and a smoker. Dr wants a ft scan. Very scared.

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Old 07-18-2011, 06:29 PM   #2
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Re: do i have lung cancer

i sincerely hope not,, i am so worried about this myself, i will keep this brief but will be back in touch,, just wanted you to know i read your post, i spend every minute of the day worrying about lung cancer and i smoke! i have set a date for Monday, (7 days time) to give up once and for all, i just hope its not too late, what have your doctors said about this? xx

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Re: do i have lung cancer

Also a worry here, Smoker (nearly stopped with electronic cigarette) but giving that up tomorrow at 10:20am

Also exposure to asbestos.... Had my X-ray Yesterday... will keep you informed. My thoughts and best wishes to you both.

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