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black diarrhea and rectal bleeding.Bloody stool, Diarrhea, severe Lower abdominal pain for 2 wks and chest pain not on any meds it hurts when i walk
pain in my upper right abdomen and back. First time for around six months. Went away for about six months and returned and has hurt for 5 months. ?
2mmRaised blood spot on arm at elbow 3 weeks no injury scratched it top came off very easily bleed very small amount now flat wound. nodular melanoma?
31 m difficulty catching a breath. Getting worse for 8 months. Feel and hear a clicking noise in
Throat sometimes on the day. Headaches:: migraines all around Everyday for the past 6 months nonstop. What lung test is a full workup to rule out cancer?
3cm nodule on rt lung hilerregion? Pet scan this am,can scan cause cancer & what are side effects? I'm scared to have cancer &nodule in lowerlft lung!
31, BRCA2 pos. 3.6cm cyst on right ovary that causes pain. Could be cancerous? CA125 is normal.
6mnoths ago I did Xray for kyphosis
Now doc asked for chest Xray for enlargement nodes
I'm afraid of this amount of radiation
Can it cause cancer?
73 yo with new L1 distribution of shingles and CT shows scattered nonspecific retroperitoneal lymphadenopathy. Is follow up of lymphadenopathy needed?
91 yrs.My GP not interested in my enlarged scrotum also not on Anticoagulation with diagnosed Heart Failure.Is there alternative to taking digoxin ?
A friend of mine has astrocytoma. Looked it up, but it still doesn't make sense. What is astrocytoma? Is it fatal?
As baby blocked tear ducts had surgery now 50 have a partial block duct scared now it's tumor cancer no swelling or pain is tumor very rare ?
Abd gas and crampy upper & lower after eating. No gallbladder. Ct w::Contrast is normal bloods good & colonoscopy normal worried pancreatic cancer?
Abd pain cramps off and on.low back pain blood work good ct w::Dbl contrast neg SIBO colonoscopy removed 1 6mm polyp worried about pancreatic cancer ?
Blood & urine test & ultrasound ok.right lower abdominal pain for two weeks,burning&loose frq bowel mvm. Is colon cancer?
Came to er. Got lightheaded took my oxygen it was 80. Vitals now all normal. Have obstructive airway. broncho , CBC chest Ct normal. Still shallow breathing can't feel heart beat feels soft :: for months. Diff chest pains come cancer? Weak confused
Can squamous metaplasia turn into cancer in a yr ? Im worried
Can cocaine use cause swollen lymph nodes in the neck?
Can a CT scan and MR miss stomach cancer? I am worring about my upcming endoscopy finding something. Please help.
Can cancer cells travel from the urethra, through the vas deferens, to the testicles, and cause testicular cancer? Can this be a path of metastasis?
Can a Few mths exposure to Chrysotile asbestos in Asia being cut outside with circular saw and slight dust entering a room mimic the Symptoms of DLE?
Diagnosed with ibs ( anxiety related). Currently in good mental health. IBS mostly gone. But. Pms brings stinging left gut, mucus and bloody stool?
Does high urine creatine mean kidney cancer?
Enlarged lymph nodes under jaw and down neck. Dead tooth with infection. Root canal scheduled in 3 weeks. Should nodes go down with just penicillin?
Enlarged lymph nodes under both sides of jaw. Dentist found infection via X-ray. Penicillin for 7 out of the 10 day course No change in node size. ?
Extreme burping when I lay down, use 4 pillows, head of bed is raised 3", female age 63, dread going to bed because of this going on for months now,?
Had HPV since Dec 2016. had sex 2 weeks ago. Saw small yellow on right tonsil, need to clear throat sometimes. no pain, no fever. Cancer or fungus??
Hi Dr. Betsy, i have a huge multi-septated cystic mass arising from the left adnexa and crossing the midline to the right. it measures 18.7x11.6cm.
Hi I'm 1 wk late for my period been under abit of stress 2 wks ago I lost a big clot next day nothing and now no period just had Pap test doctor said?
Had endoscopy done today. Dr said LA grade B reflux esophagitis, zline regular, 40 cm from incisors, erythematous mucosa in the antrum.Worried cancer
How common is a blocked partially blocked tear duct due 2 acancerous tumor when little had surgery to fix now I have 1 duct partially clogged scared ?
How long can someone survive at stage five cancer?
Had a shave removal of a mole, which was benign, but it grew back. Can the removal change the cells to cause it to grow back cancerous?
Hard immobile painful lymphnode under jaw almst 1.5 cm.
Pain in teeth,gum,ear.
Can teeth cause this?hard immobile means cancerous or just be infected?
Had a benign mole shave removed. It grew back fairly quickly. Dr said because it was "young". But do I have to be worried it grew back as melanoma?
I had 3 white patches inside my mouth i did biobsy result came back A and B lichenoid Mucostis epithelial atypia and C mild epithelial dysplasia thx?
I had white patch under tongue for 7 months so i went and i did biobsy my doc told me it's mixed precancerous cell every 3 month visit him now what?
I have a growing rock hard lump on the lower part of my left shoulder blade and if I press, lay down, or move my left arm it hurts?
I use a sodium fluoride(<0.149%w::W)toothpaste 2 a day.I was told sodium fluoride is harmful.Does it really cause cancer or death if use daily?Stop?
I have pressure pain in armpit, close to elbow, groin and tailbone. My WBC is 10.8, ANC 7.8, Lymph 15, AFP 24. Could this be an infection or cancer?
I have little night sweats that doesnt oblige me to change clothe i lost weight 4 kg in 3 months i am not eating good. Swollen lymph node between legs?
I have a bump on my finger, a bump on my vagina and sores in my mouth with swollen lymph nodes. Is it possible I have syphilis?
I have a intraosseous hemangioma of the frontal bone showing as a small lump but no pain, i was wondering if it's ok to leave it? will it keep growing
Is it normal to feel like your throat is swollen 1 week after FNA of thyroid? Test was negative.
I was 21 and a virgin when I got my first pap smear. Am I still a Virgin after taking the pap smear?
I have 549igA, 37 sedimentation rate westergren, 21.64 free kappa lt chains,s, and kappa::Lambda ratio,s is 1.66 What does this mean?
In 8 mos time I went from cervical LSIL::Cin 1 to cervical HSIL::Cin2 and ECC is now LSIL::Cin1 w:: both High risk HPV. Is this normal or moving too fast?
I did an early detection test for AFP, since my grandfather-breast and father-liver have cancer. Do I need to investigate further. If yes, what tests?
I am 19 and I am bleeding between periods. Does this mean I have cervical cancer?
I need an opinion on a T6 injury. I have stomach problems for 10 years and have taken Dexilant for 5. My T6 has a spot that may be metastasis. But I?
I 'am working in factory with leather clothing can cause cancer?
If my Pap smear indicates LSIL but my hpv test was negative, does it mean I still have hpv?
I have been having hot and cold flashes with tiredness ,last couple of days sweating. At night tired alot not eating that much ?
I am 45, and have random petechiae (all over), night sweats and fatigue. CBC, CRP and autoimmune tests are normal. Ideas on what could be the cause?
I have a 3cm septated ovarian cyst. At what point::Size should it be surgically removed. I have a hx of Dermoid Teratoma::Partial oophrectomy.
I have a family history of skin cancer. Is it safe for me to get ozone acne therapy when I get facials? I had it done recently and it worked wonders. However, I read afterwards that ozone is a toxic substance...?
I had unprotected sex a day after a pap smear, im having yellowish discharge no odor (but also was on my period few days later) why?
I was diagnosed HPV a year ago, inadequate paps. Dr said none of the cancerous strains. How will I know if it's dormant? If it IS, will it infect othe
I am experiencing skin redness on inside of both forearms-with a rash that sometimes pops up. Facial flushing. ?
I had a pap smear recently and the results were inconclusive. The doctor said I should wait 2 months before doing a second test. Why wait that long?
I have fractured a rib due to excessive coughing and seen my GP. Have I got osteoporosis or myeloma or can this just happen without these causes?
I have hyperparathyroidism....had thyroid cancer in 1987 and had a total thyroidectomy...my parathyroid calcium level is 188. What should I do?
Is tap water in Worcester, MA or in MA safe to drink?Can the residues(metal,rust,dirt..)& chemicals in it cause cancer,kidney problem,&other diseases?
I am experiencing bloody stool and mucus in stool, for around 5 months and in the last couple days, i have become light headed. ?
I am 28 yr old Female with no prior health concerns. I was diagnosed with shingles. Does this mean I could have cancer causing a low immune system?
I am experiencing pain in the lower abdomen,and heaviness in bladder and I am a 19 year old, could it by any chance indicate ovarian cancer ?
I was just told I have low attenuating lesions on my right kidney what's gona happen now? I'm wondering if that's what's causing my extreme pain in my
I had a mammogram exam and the findings say, Moderate parenchymal density is seen in both breasts. What does that mean? Should I be concerned?
I had a healthy shake that had soy lecithin in it will that cause high estrogen and breast cancer I'm worried?
I was diagnosed with dvt and pulmonary embolism about a month ago does that mean I have a blood disorder?
I am experiencing fatigue, black tar-colored stools, mucus in stool and bloody stool. The following also describes me: Unintentional weight loss. ...
I have a 3.5cm thyroid nodule with lower neck swelling, but normal TSH, T3, T4 blood levels. What could be causing this?
I was diagnosed with multiple pulmonary nodules and I have been coughing up dark brown sputum and hard pellets. Should I go to the ER?
I had a swollen lymph node due to an ear infection&a cold few yrs ago. Iwas told it'll swollen again being sick. It's little swell now BUT Im not sick
Left thigh lump outer thigh under skin once every 10 days it buckles on me put pressure on it no pain can it be cancerous?
Left abdomen cramp, was bad 1 month ago, gotten less severe but it comes and goes every day. Normal appetite, normal BMs, no blood in stool?
My moms been coughing for about a year. She's 52 & a smoker. Her PCP ordered a pulmonary function test which came back fine. Conclusive? Cancer possi?
My pet scan was highly suspicious for malignancy in rt lung.Now onto Bronchoscope so didn't pet confirm cancer?This cancer isn't curable!
My WBC is in range of 13 to 15 since 2 months. Now i have swollen lymph nodes under jaw which are painful on touch. I also have low grade fever 99'F?
My dad has 22.45 WBC with 71.1% NEU and 18% LYM. No chest nodules, joint::Bone pain or above mild fatigue - can lift stuff and doesn't sleep to long or too short. He's a smoker. No sight problems or body ache. He only had the flu the day he gave the sample
My Mother is experiencing frequent problems with her bladder. Bladder incontinence, urinary tract infections, etc. She just recently had chemotherapy. Is there a potential risk of developing a more serious kidney infection?
My brother passed away from lymphoma and last year while I was pregnant I had mono.
Now suddenly I am experiencing swollen lymph nodes in my left sid?
My sore is above where my tonsils used to be, but before the uvula. Ulcer, saliva gland, cancer? Home remedies? It hurts to eat and yawn!
My Mother has her chromogranin A is 100 ng::Mg. (lab norms <102) Is it a bit too high? Her sister has a pituitary tumor. Thank you
My appartment is near a landfill and sort of near a power plant will I get disease from this it's scary?
Normal blood tests rule cancer ? My brother died lukemia every doc is saying anxiety. heart doc tests echo :: holter :: stress echo :: ekg lung doc bronchosco :: Ct scan and full gastro workup :: all scopes endo colons capsule. Headach daily weak pulse
Positive methanine challenge indicating reactive airway disease for pft what's that mean? Lump feeling throat for months heavyness taking breaths. Would lung doc bronchoscopy and ent doc normal rule out something throat caused by cancer ? Weak pulse
Patients with advanced breast cancer,Has received chemotherapy,Is there any need for radiotherapy?
Also a HepB carrier. Only had the flu that week. No other symptoms. He's a smoker (5-10::D). He gave another sample today. Do you think it might be leukaemia?
Swollen Lymph nodes under both jaw. Dentist found infection on X-ray. 7 days out of 10 on penicillin w:: no change. At what point do I need a biopsy?
Should I be concerned with malignancy with extrathyroidal nodule without hilum measuring 15x5x8? I also have 3 other hypoechoic ill defined nodules
Total wbc 26300 ( neutrophils 82% normal range 40-70%) Lymphocytes 10% (normal 20-40%) is this very serious any danger of blood cancer my boy is 10yr?
Two tender and swollen lymph nodes under chin (one larger than the other) and nausea (severity: mild) .
Ultrasound shows ISO::Hypoechoic focal lesion mesring 28x18 mm in segment V with slitly irregulr margins. Is this considered small size or not so small?
Would a sinus X-ray likely show a nasopharyngeal tumor?
What is a t1 htperintense right lower pole renal lesion most likely 1cm complex cyst scanhave repeat 6mths. Kidney cancer runs family Could be cancer?
What doctor should I see seen a lung and heart and gastro for breathless and heart beat feels like it's weak no strength when working out or running over 8 months headaches everyday. Ticking feeling and hearing in throat lump feeling. Feels cancer?
What is the definition or description of: Childhood brain tumors?
What does a breast lump feel like? Noticed raised movable circle abt 2 fingers wide. Feels like other tissue just raised. During ovulation
What is the definition or description of: Bronchogenic carcinoma?
What does it mean if both my thyroid lobes are below 4cm, with a heterogeneous ultrasound no nodules ? Please help tsh is 2.31 it was 2.64