Lung pain isn’t an entirely correct term, since the lungs themselves do not have pain receptors. Pain may be associated surrounding regions of lungs and feels like it is in lungs. Pain in the region of the lungs has several causes.
Some of these include:
Inflammation: Due to an infection or another condition that causes inflammation in the lungs and surrounding areas.
Irritation : Irritation of the lining of the lungs.
Pressure: Due to a benign or cancerous tumor in the lungs or chest cavity, or due to pressure from a tumor or inflammation around a nerve.
Chest wall pain: Such as strained muscles due to coughing, injuries, or pain related to an infection with shingles There are many possible conditions that may cause pain in the region of lungs, but some of the more common ones include: Pleurisy, Infections, Pneumothorax, Pleural effusion, lung cancer and mesothelioma. Some medication required to relieve the lung pain such as Aspirin, Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) etc.
Related Journals of Lung Pain Treatment
Pulmonary & Respiratory Medicine, Lung Compliance and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary, Journal of Lung Diseases & Treatment, Journal of Cardiac Surgery, Inflammatory mechanisms in the lung, European Respiratory Journal, Insights in chest diseases, Journal of Asthma & Bronchitis, Journal of Lung Cancer Diagnosis & Treatment, International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Open Journal of Respiratory Diseases, Journal Rankings on Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine, The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Journal Of Respiratory Diseases, Tubercle and Lung Disease, Respiratory Medicine, European Respiratory, International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary, The Journal of respiratory diseases, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Lung India, Infectious Pulmonary Diseases