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Frequently encountered symptoms 

Frequently encountered symptoms
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Frequently encountered symptoms
Author(s):

David Currow

and Katherine Clark

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198567226.003.0001
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date: 19 August 2018

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Abdominal pain 12

Pelvic pain 16

Low back pain 20

Pain in the setting of previous substance misuse 22

Breathlessness 24

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