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Here are 8 symptoms of chest cancer

To start with, cancer is known to be the leading cause of death in our society today. The illness is normally caused by the abnormal growth of cell in the body and there are different types of cancer in which chest cancer is one of them.

Chest cancers also known as thoracic cancers include the many types of lung cancer, esophageal cancer, and cancers of the mediastinum (the space between the lungs), pleura (the membrane that lines the chest cavity and surrounds the lungs), airway, thymus gland, and heart.

As we know, this kind of cancer can happen to anyone at anytime, both men and women. Moreover, in this article, I will be sharing with you few symptoms of chest cancer you should know.

1. Severe chest pain.

2. Cough that brings up blood or hemoptysis.

3. Painful coughing or a cough that doesn't go away.

4. Shortness of breath.

5. Hoarseness.

6. Wheezing.

7. Unusual lumps of tissue under the skin on the chest.

8. Unexplained weight loss.

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