Answers in 'Hematology and oncology'
13 yo son w extreme fatigue, overweight, chills, joint pain etc. Cbc showed wbc 11.8, abso neutro 7.1, abso lymph 3.6, and abso mono 0.9. Also TSH 7.250. I'm worried about leukemia. No other signs of inf at time of blood draw. Shld this b concerning?
1-2mm Raised skin coloured spot on foot scratched it top came off no bleeding bit watery could it be nodular melanoma? will it grow back if it is?
2 solid right thyroid nodules 2.2 cm hypoechoic on the larger one with diffusely increased internal vascular flow. Suspicious in appearance. Cancer?
34 yo breast cancer survivor. dx 2014. 18 months chemo, 33 rads, dbl mastectomy. end of chemo oct 2015. have lg lump below clavicle on cancer side?
Abdominal lump on right side. It above my pelvic area a few inches on top of my c section.
It's painful and kinda firm.
A month ago I noticed redness that mainly spread all over my areola on left breast so I got freaked out about IBC I showed my OB and regular Dr who sent me for mammo and US which were clear. The redness is not there now but blue veins are. Cancer?
After I finished chemo treatment 2 years ago for breast cancer, I had port removed. For the past week, I have been feeling pain where it was removed?
ANA level 1:2560 homogeneous. What does this mean?? Cancer?
Are there any symptoms of sickle cell trait in babies?
A person with a pancreatic tumor that has mild to moderate pain while standing would expect some pain when lying down at night, as well?
B12 level 500 folate level 7, dr prescribed folic acid when previously had b12 injections, is this beneficial?, pernicious anemia runs in the family
Best ways to reduce overall cancer risk?
Blood in stool as part of physical...had in home fecal test for past two years, but this year it was positive is this possible cancer?
Breast Cancer survivor w a lg hard fixed irregular shaped mass 2 in below clavicle on cancer side. ct scan showed nothing. should I get diff scans?
Critical aortic stenosis, TAVR denied by ins. Open heart not an option due to radiation damage, 3b nsclc. Tentative prognosis?
Can epilepsy cause brain cancer? I have may have a vascular epilepsy. I tend to lose a lot of memory, lose hair, and get weak at times.
Can you put in layman's terms please? midline meningioma approx 3.3 x 2.8 cm in transverse and AP dimensions which abuts sagittal sinus along vertex
Conflicted! Can I anxiety really cause fluid::Plug ears, tics,etc? I don't believe it, going for MRI Monday, I believe it's my meningioma!! Thoughts?
Could a brain tumor be missed on an MRI with contrast I hade 8 months ago?
Could a 1mm lung tumor cause any paraneoplastic syndrome? From my little knowledge these are related to small cell tumors? Thanks for any information
Convinced I have cancer ? Confusion Diff breathing patterns past year wheezing have + mehtanine airway disease pft. Heart beat feels weaker daily when try exercise don't get pounding heart feeling. CBC panel ct scans hemat :: ent :: lung doc normal
Daily heartburn after meals for 2.5 mths. 29yr male. Prilosec works to rid heartburn but once I am off it, comes back. Chances I have stomach cancer?
Does a higher ANA titre (1:2560) make it more likely to be cancer than an autoimmune disease?
Fecal blood test positive..CBC is normal..do I have cancer?
Ferrous Biglysinate for iron anaemia.What is the normal dosage to build the iron reserves up.25 mg 50 mg or more.Cant take ferrous sulphate..thanks.
Female 44 years old
Lymphocytes 0.8 1.0 - 3.5 x E9::L
WBC 3.9 4.0 - 11.0 x E9::L
Can you please advise? thx
Hard, abnormal mass, located just below the sternum between the xiphoid process and false ribs on right side (left supine). Slightly pressure sensitive, and is only visibly evident when arching back or flexing abdominal muscles. Worthy of Dr visit?
Hi, my Eosinophils is 9% (1%-6%) and ESR is 18 (0-15). Is it dangerous? Having pain on the right side of lower and upper abdomen and back.
Hello what can cause constant throbbing in the back of the right head? Had a clear MRI done 3 Months ago. Could a tumor have grown since then? Thanks
Have a Meningioma top skull down falx invades the Sagitarial sinus. Only symptom I have right now is fluid & plugged ears daily. Is this sign oftumor?
Hi doctor my problem is osteoid osteoma .it may pass by itself several years. should i wait or be operated ? if i wait when it removed my skin ?
HPV in a first cytology analysis of type (SIL. BG):: CIN:: HPV) showed genotype of high risk (59). What is best next step & caution::Prevention measure?
How long does it take to recover from a trabeculoplasty?
Hello Doctor.Does osteoid osteoma pass by itself? Or does it have any herbal remedies? Does it grow (benign) the tumor in the osteoid osteoma? Thank
Hello Doctor.Does osteoid osteoma pass by itself? Or does it have any herbal remedies? Does it grow (benign) the tumor in the osteoid osteoma? Thanks
How long before I see that I'm responding to Rituximab for my NHL? On my 7th treatment out of 8.
How often do you need a colonoscopy if they find pre cancerous polyps?
I have a hematocrit level of41.2.MCV is78.2, MCH is 23.7, MCHC is30.3 andRDW is 17.9 55 yr old female with no known disease. Should I be concerned?
I was told no ultra sound needed for breast density this time my density is gone. Is this possible. I have had ultrasound & mammogram for several yr?
I have mild calf pain in both legs that comes and goes. It gets worse when lying down and feels best after working out. Should I worry about dvt?
I have been told that h pylori doesn't cause heartburn. Is this true? Worried I have stomach cancer.
If one has anemia & a symptomatic aortic stenosis is it safe to continue exercise if you feel out of breathe? Will it cause any stress on the heart?
I seem to be developing petechiae that come and go on my right::Left arm::Leg from taking an antihistamine. Is it ok to keep taking this antihistamine?
I have an enlarged lymph node on the right side of my groin. I've had it for 6 years and it's the size of an almond. Cancer? Causes?
I've got a tomour::Cyst which is growing big day by day on my right side of neck (under the hair line) and outer skin is looking black. ?
Is my daily frequent heartburn stomach cancer? When I take Prilosec the pain goes away but comes right back when I go off of it. 29 yr old male.
I am experiencing skin bumps. The following also describes me: Scaly lesions. What should I do? Not sure if warts on shin or skin cancer. Can provide pictures.
Is it common that I feel terribly lonely after my significant other for 20 years died 6 months ago? It was pancreatic cancer. I did 24::7 care.
I cannot donate blood because my resting heart rate is 102. What can I do to reduce my resting heart rate?
I normally have a BM 3x per day. I recently started iron for anemia and haven't had a bm in 4 days. I have been taking stool softeners with no luck bu?
Is it typical to get graft vs. host digestive problems in first 90 days after bone marrow transplant? How does this affect long term prognosis?
I have the feeling of very swollen lymph nodes and very sore neck the following day after falling and hitting back of head. My head was badly hurting following the fall, although I did not lose consciousness. Should I be concerned?
I live in Florida and just noticed that I have a red freckle on my arm. Could this be cancer?. I do not want to have cancer here like many people.
I am experiencing abnormal vaginal discharge and anemia.pink blood. Moderate flow?
I am experiencing excess vellus hair growth, worsened acne, easy bruising and scarring, spider veins nearly from head to toe with new ones appearing daily. I am constantly tired. I am on birth control and spironolactone(only recently).
I have a 2nd mammogram scheduled for July 25th, in the meantime, does the below report look concerning?
Please note that the technique of the examination was a synthetic 2-D
mammogram with tomosynthesis and CAD.
Is there higher risk for testicular cancer if someones got inguinal hernia at one point of hes adult life?
I think im showing symptoms of a brain tumor?
I am experiencing back pain (severity: severe) (side: both) , dizziness and bruising (quality: bruising easily) .
I'm not sure if my friend has testicular cancer. He says that he has something like veins around his testicals but it's not attached to his left testi?
Its been over 3 weeks n i m havin sore throat n ear pain i had gone to ent 3 times he gave me antibiotics but its not recovering is it throat cancer?
Is the primary tumor in sclc hard to find and does this mean it isn't diagnosed until spread to lymphs even if symptomatic before lymphs enlarge?
I've had a swollen lymph node and pharyngitis for three months. I'm on my third set of antibiotics (the 2nd set reduced swelling). What could this be?
I have two small swollen lymph nodes on right side of neck under the jaw. They feel somewhat connected but small. Is this normal? Can sorta move each
I recently had pain and swelling in my left ankle. Weekend so visited a walk in clinic. Blood work shows normal uric acid but low lymphocytes 16.7% All other blood work was in range. I will visit my pcp but is this serious?
I'M 37 YEARS, HAVE FIBROADENOMA, RECENTLY NOTICED SLIGHTLY BULGING VEIN ON LEFT BREAST THAT GOES AROUND THE AREOLA. 11 DAYS B4 PERIOD.IS IT SERIOUS?
I had an ultrasound on my right breast under the nipple I can feel the lump but it's not painful. Does this mean there's a higher chance it's cancer ?
In your belief do you think that Tourette's can affect brain meningiomas due to the jerking of my head, neck and etc. curious if makes tumors worse?
Large non-painful, firm lump between collarbone and left breast - Is this cancerous?
Mother diagnosed squamous skin cancer. Spot 6 inches up from her inner elbow. Best treatment? Have chemo creams ever caused this type to spread and or become resistant? Surgery best option?
Muscle Biopsy Results Meaning? rare chronic inflammatory
cells, composed of CD3::Cd8 positive T-lymphocytes and CD68 positive macrophages.
My age 22, bp 100::80, hemoglobin level 10. Am I suffering from any diseases? What should I do?
My antiphosphatidylserine antibodies IgM and IgG are consistently high, but the ACL abs are borderline. Do I truly have APS? I'm 4.5 weeks pregnant.
My RBC is normocytic and normochromic . What does this mean.
Mammogram showed bilateral normal calcs. L. breast 4 sm cysts and 1 nodule .1mm that couldn't be determined on U::S. Biop. scheduled. Chance of CA?
My Hb count is very high I.e.17.4 and RBC count is also 6.4 million but the iron count is low .i.e. 33. What are the possible causes?
My cbc results were critical high. MCH high. Mchc low. Lymph low, & monocytes zero for 2 months with taking antibiotics. My WBC 16.0. then 16.5.
My dad,88, has aesophagus cancer, He can't eat anymore, fed intravenously, o2 24::7. Dr thinking of feeding through stomach, is this too much for him?
Mildly enlarged convex pituitary gland. being referred to endocrinologist. what could cause this. elevated prolactin, low estrogen. no discrete tumor.
On diltiazemCD, Flecainide, xarelto to prevent recurrence Afib. Atrial bigeminy at rest and sinus rhythm with any exertion.
Any concerns. Asymptomati?
Pain under left rib for the past 2-3 days Pain feels like after you run. It comes and goes. Can this be leukemia?
Pancritis with mass-like inside head.acute pain 2mths w::Symptms no jaundice, can pain stop & mass still be of possible pre or malign tumor?
Splenic cyst, 16-17cm, no other symptoms, extensive bloodwork, no parasitic infection, no malignancy, can't conclude if hydatid or of what kind. ?
Staying at my parents house for a week-- we are sleeping in their basement. Don't know what radon level is-- ok to stay there for the week?
Should I lower BMI from 20 to 19 to lower estrogen? Had uterine cancer and hysterectomy. Kept ovaries. Afraid of breast::Ovarian cancer.
Squamous cell carcinoma, no skincancer. Normal x ray::Ct Scan of lungs::Abdomen::Breasts::Colon. Metastasis in lymphnodes under armpits::Collarbone. Cough, weightloss, SOB. Ex smoker, Nicorette addict. No primary tumour found. What type of cancer?
Take Prilosec and my heartburn is under control. When off pain comes back. Do Prilosec or other PPIs only mask stomach cancer?
Tapering down on prednisone and took dose of methotrexate yesterday. Blood in stool and when wiping this morning. Side effect of prednisone?Tx? End?
What would you think is going on if a teenage high level athlete presented with a resting heart rate consistently in the 80's or 90's w fatigue and a noticeable heart beat? thyroid normal. other blood work normal (electrolytes, anemia, etc.)
What are the chances of a lump on the hard palate of my mouth cancerous? It feels hard and is painless.
What test should I take to find out if I have leukemia? Just curious
What causes bone marrow tumors to form?
What's the titre of ANA found in those who have elevated levels due to cancer?
What is the most accurate way to diagnose abdominal cancer or tumors?
What is the definition or description of: Cancer of the nose and throat?
What is meningioma?
Woke up this morning with pain under my left rib. It comes and goes and is not excruciating but it is uncomfortable. I'm scared this could be leukemia?
What is the definition or description of: Acute adult leukemia?
WBC 12.1, Lymphocyte 3.9, ANC 7.1. What does this mean?
Xarelto and cumin are the safe to take together?