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When should I go to the emergency room for my lung cancer?

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Go immediately if:

�You're coughing up a large amount of blood

�You quickly get short of breath

�You feel very weak very suddenly

�Your vision changes in a hurry

�Your chest won't stop hurting

From: When to Call the Doctor WebMD Medical Reference

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Author: Sat Sharma, MD, FRCPC, FCCP, Program Director, Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Manitoba; Site Coordinator of Respiratory Medicine, St Boniface General Hospital. Editors: Winston W Tan, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Mayo Medical School; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Jerry Balentine, DO, Professor of Emergency Medicine, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine; Medical Director, Saint Barnabas Hospital.  


When to Call the Doctor About Lung Cancer from eMedicineHealth

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on May 15, 2018

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Author: Sat Sharma, MD, FRCPC, FCCP, Program Director, Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Manitoba; Site Coordinator of Respiratory Medicine, St Boniface General Hospital. Editors: Winston W Tan, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Mayo Medical School; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Jerry Balentine, DO, Professor of Emergency Medicine, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine; Medical Director, Saint Barnabas Hospital.  


When to Call the Doctor About Lung Cancer from eMedicineHealth

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on May 15, 2018

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