Symptoms and scared

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Nipper01
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Hi,

Anyone know where rib cage pain associated with lung cancer occurs? Would this be an early sign? I have multiple symptoms which can be attributed to loads of different things but I'm scared it's lung cancer. I'm 39 and still smoke about ten a day which I know is stupid.

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    Have you seen a dr and got some scans done?
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      I've been to rheumatologist who thinks maybe fibromyalgia as get widespread intimmitent pain and am also under endocrinology as have low blood sugars. I'm just scared to go and say think it's lung cancer in case they say yes it could be.

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    Hi Poor you!I am scared for my Disabled Husband as he is suffering from pain behind the sternum area.I think he's got a rib out of place .He is having problems with breathing.He Gp reckons he's done damage to a cartilage behind his sternum owing to an injury.I pray it's nothing serious like cancer as he's had recent done tests done.I would urge you to go on to a vape e.g. a flavour one just to be safe.my hubby gave smoking up 3 and a half months ago.cold turkey!! Try and stay calm.And get help soon regards Amanda

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