Oncology Questions? Ask an Oncologist for Answers ASAP
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I am sorry about your mother.
it can be very difficult to live with 2 collapsed lungs.
she may need oxygen therapy to help her breathing.
that is good. I am sorry about your mother.
did she smoke before?
what other questions do you have ?
yes, the lung can collapse if the lung cancer grows
yes, it can be dangerous and it could make it more difficult for her to breath.
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