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How can pain be a sign of cancer?

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Bone cancer and testicular cancer often hurt from the beginning. Some brain tumors cause headaches that last for days and don’t get better with treatment. Pain can also be a late sign of cancer, so it’s good to see a doctor if you don't know why you have it or it doesn’t go away.

From: Signs and Symptoms of Cancer WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

American Cancer Society: “Signs and Symptoms of Cancer.”

Cancer.Net: “Weight Loss.”

Mayo Clinic: “7 Signs and Symptoms Not To Ignore,” “Colon Cancer,” “Liver Cancer.”

American Academy of Dermatology: “Skin can show first signs of some internal diseases.”

CDC: “Cancer Among Men,” “Cancer Among Women.”

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center: “10 cancer symptoms men shouldn't ignore,” “10 cancer symptoms women shouldn’t ignore.”

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: “Male Reproductive Cancers Fact Sheet,” “Female Reproductive Cancers Fact Sheet.”

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund: “Ovarian Cancer Signs and Symptoms.”

Reviewed by Louise Chang on August 05, 2018

SOURCES:

American Cancer Society: “Signs and Symptoms of Cancer.”

Cancer.Net: “Weight Loss.”

Mayo Clinic: “7 Signs and Symptoms Not To Ignore,” “Colon Cancer,” “Liver Cancer.”

American Academy of Dermatology: “Skin can show first signs of some internal diseases.”

CDC: “Cancer Among Men,” “Cancer Among Women.”

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center: “10 cancer symptoms men shouldn't ignore,” “10 cancer symptoms women shouldn’t ignore.”

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: “Male Reproductive Cancers Fact Sheet,” “Female Reproductive Cancers Fact Sheet.”

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund: “Ovarian Cancer Signs and Symptoms.”

Reviewed by Louise Chang on August 05, 2018

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