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My husband is a 67 year old smoker who is suspected to have

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My husband is a 67 year old smoker who is suspected to have lung cancer . He went for a pet scan last week to confirm. What is the likely hood that this is lung cancer
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for this question.How was it suspected?CAT scan?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ct scan
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
He went into a & e with shortness of breath. They gave him ct scan
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
Okay then I would say very likely he has lung cancer. I'm sorry about this
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for this question.Please don't forget a positive rating. I appreciate it. :)If you have more questions, just reply.