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Old 11-07-2008, 04:17 PM   #1
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how fast does a tumor grow

how fast does a tumor grow i have one under my arm that went from small to 4,5cm in about 2 weeks not sure if cancers or not yet any ideas

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Old 11-13-2008, 09:13 AM   #2
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Re: how fast does a tumor grow

sorry to have to say, but that does seem fast.

Does your doc know about that? If not, I'd tell him ASAP.

On the other hand, it could just be swollen up from an infection. Is it painful/tender? (That tends more towards infection.) Have you checked yourself thoroughly for others, especially groin and neck? (But also anywhere.)

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