Answers in 'Surgical oncology'
23 yo female. Diagnosed with 4.7 mm non-calcified lung nodule. Faint wheezing in same lung, post nasal drip for months. Could this be cancer?
81 yr-old woman with 1 year of frequent spells of hot, prickly, tingling all over skin; hands cold, chest tightness, and exhaustion after spells.....?
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 ?
Are liposarcoma tumors always fixed and immobile? I have a lump, maybe two above my upper right ribs under the skin. They can be moved around. It feels like bruises when I touch it. Some pain and itchiness in area, but I mess with it a lot.
A CAT scan and found a meningioma and the right frontal paramedian convexity. I've been having headaches and speech problems with nausea and numbness ?
Advance liver cancer,liver size 21cm no obstructed bile ducts,bilirubin 10.81,mild ascites.what treatment would work now?Is chemo still an option?
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.
A study showed PET could pick up lung tumours as small as 3mm http:::::Clincancerres.aacrjournals.org::Content::11::17::6186 Why are lesions 4-8mm missed?
Blood & urine test & ultrasound ok.right lower abdominal pain for two weeks,burning&loose frq bowel mvm. Is colon cancer?
Been dealing with this off balance rocking sensation and dizziness for over 3 weeks. took antibiotics for ear infection. could this be a brain tumor?
Chest cts 2yrs apart, 2 bilat lung nodules (5-6mm) & several bilat and medias L-nodes most under 1cm, cts are same 2yrs apart, watch? Biopsy?
Can anything be done to cure advance liver cancer patient after jaundice and ascites sets in.Tumor is large(NV upto 15-16 cm) & liver size is 21 cm.
Can use of Decadron 4 mg ::Day by a 70 yrs old liver cancer patient cause severe fatigue?
Can intravenous pain killers+ 500ml normal saline twice a day aggrevate ascites condition for a liver cancer patient?
Could an MRCP MRI miss pancreatic and ::Or liver cancer?
Can a vaginal ultrasound see uterus and endometrial cancer?
Could hsv2 compromise my health since I had thyroid cancer 3 years ago? My partner has herpes (I don't) and I"m trying to figure out the risk for me.
Can breathing mold cause lung nodules? I have multiple small nodules <9mm.
Can a spinal Tumor be diagnosed from the one MRI scan? Would they know if it was a Tumor? Thanks
Does exercise really help prevent cancer or is that not true ?
Diagnosed with breast cancer at age 44.. treated with tamoxifen for 5 yrs. Now age 51, vag bleeding.. had endometrial biopsy, showed proliferative en?
Doing great thru 5th week of radiation and chemo, tumor has shrunk 30% now all of a sudden he is very very ill and hospitalized. What happened?
Does ascites for advance liver cancer patient mean that it is the final stage? What is life expectancy for such a 70 yrs old patient ?
Frontal lobe meningioma removed 3mths ago still have a parasagittal down center of brain. No symptoms but 3.8. Need removed? Iswrapped carotid, Scared
How quickly do colon cancer symptoms occur? Would you expect to see 2::3 symptoms with a few weeks. Thank you
Hi, I'm 36 and I have a 3cmx2cm bony lump on my forehead, i am worried it could be a sarcoma as an x ray showed there are abnormalities and was unclear and i'm being sent to a bone cancer specialist. Is there a good chance it will be benign?
Hi how much time is appropriate for physical therapy for trismus after radical neck surgery for buccal cancer ?
Hx invasive lobular ca 2006, now hard painful spot on skull, hypercalcemia, anemia & tumor markers elevated after stable for years. What could it be?
Hepatocellular carcinoma.All spleen and partial liver resection.Later,secondary systemic cancer metastasis.any targeted therapy or immunotherapy?
Have myasthenia gravis & meningiomas! Dr said advise if I have any weakness or symptoms of tumor. HOW would::Could I tell the difference being Have MG?
How quickly does grade 1 endometrial cancer spread
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 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 hyperparathyroidism....had thyroid cancer in 1987 and had a total thyroidectomy...my parathyroid calcium level is 188. What should I do?
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 multiple pulmonary nodules and I have been coughing up dark brown sputum and hard pellets. Should I go to the ER?
I'm 36 diagnosed with bone lesion of forehead. It's been painless & slow growing for a year. I am really worried. I have some nerve pain around the sinuses and lump sometimes. I've read about sarcomas, could it be one? could it be anything else?
Is constant diarrhea or constipation a symptom of colon cancer or IBS. What is one alarming sign of colon cancer. Thanks?
I'm 18, don't smoke or drink, but have a small lump in my gums in my lower left cheek. I am getting it looked at tomorrow..... Could it be a tumor?
Is 25x21 mm size right kidney angiomyolipoma removal a major surgery? What is revovery time?
I have swollen lymph nose under right arm, inflamed nipple, and red bumps on breast all on right side. Could this be inflammatory breast cancer?
Is it possible to have stage 4 breast cancer and not know it at 17 yr. old and 2 mo. pregnant? If it is, and that's what it is, what are some options?
Is lactulose helpful in advance stage liver cancer patients for removing toxicity from blood?
I am having mucus in stool, not much but still can see them. I'm scared and worried is that colorectal cancer? And how colorectal Cancer stool looks?
Is ablative treatment using current effective in treating large size liver tumor?
Is sweet stuff including both commercial sugars and natural sugars in fruits bad for liver cancer patients?
Is usage of stunt to open closed bile ducts due to liver cancer an option?
I've been going through testing to see if I have breast cancer and I've been really stressed and just got over the flu. Could this cause a late period?
Is total bilirubin level of 3.65 mg::Dl considered dangerous for a liver cancer patient?
Is it possible to have a partial molar pregnancy with no hcg present as I had removal of one but no hcg, or could the tumor have been something else?
Is jaundice, nausea, lack of appetite are very bad signs for an advaced stage liver cancer patient ?
Is there such a thing as bilateral breast cancer?
I have a 2cm and a 3 cm cyst on my left ovary. With a history of stage 3 colon cancer should I be worried about these cyst?
I have had floaters and blury vision, Headache for two weeks im mixing up my words, anxious and am sure only thing it could be is a tumor?
I am experiencing vague reverse afterimage when looking at a high contrast or bright stimulus. read about palinopsia and brain tumor. Concerned. ?
I have Nf1 haven't seen a nueroligist for 10. Yrs. My speach gotten worst hearing tumors on my spine upper back shoulder blade on my neck on my head?
I have been diagnosed with small cell met. adenocarconoma. I am taking B17 500mg 2 times a day. Do you think it will shrink tumors in my lungs?
I have a tumor the size of a pea on my right side, I also kave a cella cyst reft kii on left side and it's pinching my eye sight nerves?
In 8th grade i tore my menicus, years later when I was 15 I found out I had a fybroid tumor, I have constant pain and swelling everyday. help?
I've had gyno on my left chest for 11 yrs now.Never had it checked by a doctor.Diagnosed it myself,can I rule out breast cancer?since 10 yrs passed?
I have a mass::Tumor on pallet in mouth for years recently tissue started growing and bleeds the tissue falls off and comes back?
I have a tumor::Mass on the pallet of my mouth..for a few years recently there's tissue growing and bleeds the tissue falls off and comes back ?
If I am taking 300 mg of prometrium daily does that significantly protect me from endometrial cancer
Liver cancer patient has jaundice, lack of appetite, nausea but still gained about 2 kg in 10 days. What could be the reason?
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 tumor markers are PSA 0.73 ng::Ml,AFP 6.14 IU::Ml, CEA 1.34 ng::Ml, CA-19.9 16.62 U::Ml. Should I investigate further since my AFP is high?
My MRI show white mass on right side brain, 2 years ago drs found tumor in my older sister MRI of brain cause her to go deaf, could this be related?
My girlfriend had an andrenalectomy three years ago due to a tumor. Three days post surgery, she became hypoxic. They placed her on a high dose of pre?
My Sister has slightly movable breast lump.It felt like a grape before periods but after them it got reduced in size and firm. Is it cause of concern?
My mom had been diagonsed with breast cancer chest wall recurrence and surgery had been done and lump had been removed.
Myelopathy of the spine. Does this include any Tumor? Does the word myelopathy also mean Tumor? Thanks
My right breast feels heavy, especially when I remove my bra, and sometimes hurts when I bend over. Could this be a sign of breast cancer?
My mother was told she has stage 4 colorectal cancer. the oncologyst said there is nothing they can do for her, no medication, no treatment, she must ?
MRI scan said subtle changes to central spinal cord, what could this be? It says no neural compression in any of the spine, does this rule out a Tumor? Thanks
Neurology blood tests normal for back pain, would this possibly rule out a spinal Tumor? Or point towards not having one? Thanks, MRI booked
Odd question BUT can stress::Anxiety or anything else cause My Meningioma to grow? Or does that just happen on its own? Y do I have multiple?
On average, how long does it take thyroid cancer to develop in the body?
Patients with advanced breast cancer,Has received chemotherapy,Is there any need for radiotherapy?
Right Kidney ultrasound shows 25x21 mm size angiomyolipoma. Is it considered large? What should be done about it. Currently there are no symptoms.
Recently diagnose with a benign parotid tumor, my doc wants to do surgery, do I have to?
Stool is spiral and slightly flat. Very large amounts though. Is this a blockage? Colon Cancer?
Small grainy lump in breast. hard and painful before period. ultrasound 2 times, they say normal tissue. is ultrasound accurate to tell it is normal?
Small short axis mediastinal nodes show on CT I had NHL 5 yrs ago and I am so scared what does this mean. Doc. said scan in 12mths. also 2 4mm lung nodules. Breast Cancer 15yrs ago. I am nuts. He wanted to wait 12 mths. I said NOOOOOOOOOO
So glad i did cystoscopy. They
found a 3 milimeter something is sent for biopsy.if this is a tumor caught early do i have more chances to defeat it ?
Would a sinus X-ray likely show a nasopharyngeal tumor?
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 sarcomas can you get on the frontal skull bone? Can benign tumours be hard to spot on x rays?
What could be a reason for gall bladder swelling seen via ultra sound in an advanced liver cancer patient?
Would an ovarian cancer tumor grow larger over the course of 1.5 years?
Why does never having been pregnant increase breast cancer risk?
What is considered psa recurrence? dad had <0.04 for 3.5 years after surgery, now has .13 psa. Gleason 6, pT2c N0 Mx. 10% prostate involved by tumor
What are signs of final stages of liver cancer?
Would I know If was having seizures?I am consumed with the idea that I have a brain tumor due to a 3 week headache and various other symptoms.anxious.
What is likelihood of PET::Ct picking up 3 or 4mm tumor in bronchus? Read some study that showed this was possible
Will an abdominal MRI show the colon if colon cancer is present? What about the rectum?
Would a Brain MRI without Contrast & a CT Scan with and without Contrast show a brain tumor causing symptoms? Worried that it could have been missed.
Would a Brain MRI W::O Contrast & a CT Scan with and W::O Contrast show a brain tumor causing symptoms? Worried that it could have been missed.
Wouldn't a tumour on the kidney or liver cause abnormal CMP (liver enzymes & kidney functioning)?
What does a SMALL spinal Tumor look like on an MRI scan? Can you tell it's a Tumor from looking at scan? Thanks