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lisasbrother posted:
Hi I am doing some investigating for my newly diagnosed brother. Stage 4 colon. He has been and continues to experience severe night sweats. Thinking it is anxiety however, it came on pre-diagnosis. Anyone else expereince this??
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atti_editor responded:
Hi lisasbrother,

You might be interested in this article on 8 causes of night sweats. It does list night sweats as an early symptom of some cancers, which could be true in your brother's case, but there are also a number of other possibilities. Have you spoken with his doctor about this symptom?

Best wishes,
Atti


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