- Shortness of breath, shortness of breath
One of the first symptoms many lung cancer patients notice is shortness of breath.
- Chronic cough or chest pain
Several types of cancer, including leukemia and lung cancer, can cause symptoms that mimic cough and bronchitis. Some lung cancer patients report chest pain in the shoulder or down the arm.
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- Frequent fever and infection
These can be signs of leukemia, a cancer of the blood cells that starts in the bone marrow. Leukemia can cause the bone marrow to produce abnormal white blood cells, reducing your body’s ability to fight infection.
- Difficulty swallowing
Swallowing is often associated with cancer of the esophagus and larynx and is sometimes one of the first symptoms of lung cancer.
- Swollen lymph nodes or lumps in the neck, armpits, or groin
Enlarged lymph nodes indicate changes in the lymphatic system, which can be a sign of cancer.
- Excessive bruising or bleeding that does not stop
This symptom usually indicates something abnormal in the platelets and red blood cells, which could be a sign of leukemia. Over time, leukemia cells destroy red blood cells and platelets, reducing the blood’s ability to carry oxygen and clot.
- Weakness and fatigue
General fatigue and weakness are symptoms of many types of cancer, so you should consider it in combination with other symptoms. However, if you experience unexplained fatigue or trouble sleeping, talk to your doctor.
- Bloating or abdominal weight gain
The majority of women diagnosed with ovarian cancer report unexplained abdominal bloating that comes on suddenly and lasts for a long time.
- Will not be able to eat
This is another ovarian cancer tip; Women say they have no appetite and can’t eat even if they haven’t eaten in a while.