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Pain in the mid-to-upper back can be a symptom of lung cancer. The growing tumor can press against structures in the back, leading to discomfort. The tumor can also irritate nerves...

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Signs and symptoms of lung cancer - American Cancer Society

Feb 6, 2015 ... Most lung cancers do not cause any symptoms until they have ... bronchitis and pneumonia that don't go away or keep coming back; New onset of wheezing ... damage a nerve that passes from the upper chest into your neck.

Upper Back Pain Lungs

Careful diagnosis of Upper back and lung pain is essential - never ignore upper back pain if you have a lung condition, a history of same in your family, or if you ...
Back pain related to lung cancer is often described as pain occurring in the mid to upper back. Unfortunately, back pain due to lung cancer can be very similar to other causes of back pain, and it is important to talk with your doctor if you are experiencing back pain... More »
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Lung Cancer Symptoms - Healthline

Oct 2, 2014 ... Symptoms don't generally occur in the early stages of lung cancer, but ... pain in the shoulders or back; constant chest pain; frequent or ... upper part of the lung, damaging a nerve that passes from the upper chest to the neck.

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Aug 1, 2011 ... Symptoms of lung disorders include shortness of breath, coughing, noisy ... reflux disease (GERD, in which stomach acid flows back into the esophagus). ... of the epiglottis or tumors in the upper airway) to continuous musical ...

Upper and Middle Back Pain: Healthwise Medical Information on ...

Upper and middle back pain can occur anywhere from the base of your neck to the ... the back stable and help protect vital organs, such as the heart and lungs.

Pain in right back / right lung area... -Doctors Lounge(TM)

Since last spring (just after my abodmen pain started happening), my upper right back / inner lung pain has been getting more and more painful ...

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I had pain on inspiration and a rattling in my lung one could palpate with your hand. I had pain on ... But I still get upper back pain every so often. Was this ...

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