A persistent cough may not be a symptom of coronavirus, but a sign of lung cancer. Writes about this edition Express. Journalists refer to the UK’s National Health Service.
Doctors advise to pay attention to other symptoms in case of obsessive cough. If shortness of breath, hemoptysis, no appetite and weight loss appear, then you should consult an oncologist.
If lung cancer is detected in the first stage, the patient has every chance to live at least another five years. In the fourth stage of the disease, these chances are negligible.