A small mass was found in my lung What else

Patient : A small mass was found in my lung. What else could it be besides cancer? I hey the flu ALOT n pneumonia every few months, I also have steady chest pain when I breath.
Symptoms:  Chest pain when I breath
Doctor :   Hello. Welcome to Ask The Doctor. We understand your concern. Such small mass can be pneumonia , lung mass, lymph no de, and tuberculosis. In such scenario, you would require to get a CECT Chest with FNAC of the mass done to rule out the issues. In fact, you would also require a blood investigations and sputum examination along. Share my opinion with your doctor. I hope it helps. Stay Healthy

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