Answers in 'Pediatric hematology and oncology'
15yr old male,Adrenal pheochromocytoma with liver and lung metastasis.MIBG nuclide positive. is there’s any effective therapy besides chemo?
10 Year old male, free intraperitoneal fluids found in pelvis, greater than the typical male. Is this something I should be worried about?
2 yr old has ALL & has been on chemo for 10 months. She has Severe constipation to the point of screaming in pain. Won't take Miralax.
2y baby ate 1 tsp nutella containing soy lecithin and no allergy at all,this means no favism?don't 've to make sure with test? Can safely eat beans?
4 yrs son with G6PD def has Strep tosilitis for 4 days which is highly contgius but all in fmly are fine.Could it be stg spcfic for him due to G6PD?
5 year old with normocytic anemia. Normal reticulocyte and ferritin. High WBC and platelets. Low hemoglobin. What could be the cause?
5 year old constantly exhausted, low HGB, high WBC and platelets, frequent headaches, normal iron levels. What's happening?
6 yo w:: hered spherocytosis and mild spleen enlargement. Tripped and Fell on metal bar on stomach. No crying. Worry? Signs of rupture?
6 year old with persistent fever, headaches, exhaustion but no other cold::Flu symptoms. Has normocytic anemia and hemoglobin of 106. What's the cause?
6yrold complains of joint::Leg::Stomach pain infrequently.Hes otherwise healthy.Could a full blood test rule out leukemia?do growing pains last month's?
6 yr old sick with fever cough runny nose very frequently past 1 1::2 month (over3 times) Fever stays for 3 days no antibiotics needed is it leukemia ?
After 6 months of wilms tumor on a child will that show up on a ultrasound or a physical exam thanks?
After 6 months would wilms tumor show on a ultrasound thanks?
An 8 year old boy has a growing calcium tumor in his brain. What could have caused this and is there anyway to stop the growth? surgery has been ruled out because of connecting nerves near tumor.
Are there any documented cases of any children in the world that have actually survived DIPG (5+ years) or been cured? or is there no such thing?
Are there diff versions of G6PD deficiency? If so how these differences are established? By blood test may be?
A week ago10 month son had a loss of consciousness,bend back of his body, stiffness.Can my son be at cancer risk if he undergoes several x-rays?
Are there types of mold that can make me sick?
Based on NBS, my son has a g6pd def, I give him s26, is it safe for him? He is 2 1::2 months and he is okay, he is now almost 6kg, I think he is okay
Both my husband and I have been tested repeatedly for the sickle cell trait we are both negative but our son has the trait?? How is this possible?
Causes of consistently high RBC and other red blood cell values in a younger person? Is it serious and what Doctor handles this?
Can gelatin which using in food cause cancer?
I used it today for the first time in cake and I'm worry about
Can a 1 yr old drink fresh milk? a G6pd child..thanks
Can people with G6PD deficiency eat chick peas?
Can G6PD deficient kids under 5 take multi vitamin supplements? Are all vitamins safe for such kids?
Child has 6 or 7 small bruises on legs and cold hands and feet. Should I be concerned about anemia? He is otherwise fine (no fever, no nosebleeds, etc).
Can Philadelphia chromosome positive Chronic Myeloid Leukemia turn into Pre-B-Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia?
Can I get an infection from a mosquito bite?
Difference between CBC and FBC blood test?
Does paracetamol absolutly contraindicated in g6pd ?
Does thalassemia alpha shorten life?
Daughter showed enlarged liver on x-ray. But had normal blood work results. What could this mean?
Dx mild type1 VonWillebrand. Had a cold for past week &took Ibuprofen until 2 days ago. Past several days everytime I blow nose there is fresh red blood in mucus. Not having "nosebleeds" where blood comes out spontaneously though. This ok or see doc?
Dx mild Type1 von Willebrand. No family history or symptoms prior to age30. Get petechiae daily now. Could it still be hereditary Type 1 or more likely acquired vwd? Most causes of acquired vwd are bad, so I'm concerned about doc's lack of concern.
He is having a sickle cell blood and urine test and he smokes marijuana, will they detect it? He is being calm about it but he is my best friend.
How fast does wilms tumor grow and after 6 months would it be noticed by a physical exam of the stomach or would the ultrasound show wilms tumor after 6 months thanks very much?
Hiya, what are the causes of sickle cell anemia? I know it is inherited but i need it explained in a way that can tell me the causes of gene mutation.
Hello my son is 1 year and 3 months and he was born with horseshoe kidney he also had neuroblastoma and had surgery for it about 3 weeks ago. He loves?
Hi! I was wondering if Sudocream allowed for an infant with g6pd? He has ezcema on his face. Is it safe to use Sudocream?
Hi am a sickle cell patient sc and am 31 years old . I wanted to know if it's advisable to take weight gainers like hyperbolic mass or fast grow anabo?
How accurate is cbc by sysmex 5 part analyzer?
How long does leukaemia take to develop? My daughter is 11, has had low platelets(20) and neutropenia (0.5) for the last year. BM biopsy was clear.
How often do glial cells multiply and divide? Particularly glial cells in the brain stem? What causes cancer to form here? How many mutations?
I have sickle cell diseases, and had my gallbladder removed 2 years ago. I've been suffering from constant yellow eyes for more than 8 years.
How would you treat rhabdomyosarcoma?
How long does it take to get sunburned?
How long do I have to boil water for it to be safe to drink?
How can I stop my heart from racing after being scared?
I do urine and blood tests for my sickle cell anemia, will thc show in these test?
Is Amoxicillin is safe for g6pd? How many intakes per day and what mg? Thank you
If your infant is a sickle cell anemia and you feel a little spleen what to do before go to the hospital?
I did a hemoglobin electrophoresis test. The result negative and hemoglobin pattern are normal.What does this mean? I am not thalassemia carrirer?
I did hemoglobin electrophoresis test and it is negative and my hemoglobin level pattern was normal. So i am not carrier of thalassemia::Genetic disea?
Is tiki tiki safe for g6pd patient?
I want to play football as a career but I am always out of breath faster then my peers and im told i have beta thalassemia.. Will I ever be able to???
I have sickle cell anemia and I notice my fingers are blue in some areas of my hand could I have blood clots somewhere in my arm or hands?
Insurance won't cover generic testing for factor V liden, is there anything else or there that I could use that's affordable for out of pocket costs?
Is there any evidence that shows a link between treatment of chemotherapy drugs in children and ADHD?
I survived neuroblastoma and am currently seeking help with my current health. Is it best I consult a Dr familiar with neuroblastoma?
I am scheduled for my 6th ct scan within 1 year. Ive heard that the radiation you are exposed to is high but how high exactly? I am only 19.
Im suffering from both typhoid and malaria fr three days and im feeding my 4mth baby is that will cause my baby and what food i can take???
I have had hashimoto thyroid issues for 27 years.. My daughter is 15 and just diagnosed with the same thing. What is her risk of thyroid cancer being ?
I fear I might have a brain tumor. I have memory loss, confusion, excruciating headaches, loss of appetite, balance problems, etc. Thoughts? 16yo girl
Is it possible that after a while a sickle cell patient body starts rejecting blood transfusions?
Is chest xray and sputum cytology sufficient for ruling out lung cancer in 19 year old male? I have never smoked and no family history of cancer.
I don't have B cell in my body.when born i got 3 injection then grow up.but soon disappear what should i be careful of?any restriction in daily lives?
I have to stay in a shelter with lots of people. If someone has Zika, are we all going to catch it?
I have felt anxious since the news about the hurricane started. Will it go away on its own?