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What do thoracic surgeons diagnose?

Thoracic surgeons are specialized medical professionals who diagnose and treat conditions and diseases involving the chest, particularly the organs found in the thoracic cavity. They are trained to diagnose and manage conditions related to the heart, lungs and other structures in the chest. Some common diagnoses made by thoracic surgeons include lung cancer, heart disease, chest trauma, and thoracic infections.