Controlling Pain in Cancer

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Last Modified: January 7, 2013

Question:

My mother had advanced lung cancer and is starting to have significant pain. She is very hesitant to take anything � she says she doesn't want to be an addict. I am pretty sure that is not a reasonable fear, but I am not expert. What are the facts?

Answer:

This question and answer was part of the OncoLink Brown Bag Chat Series. View the entire transcript from the Focus on Lung Cancer Webchat.

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