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Dr. Weili Sun

Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Ehrenberg, AZ
27 years experience female

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Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Languages spoken

Cantonese, Mandarin

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16 Answers
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Atypical cells: Atypical cells usually mean the cells appeared to look different under the microscope. However, they don't look like cancer cells. Besides pre-maligna... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Intensive therapy: If fitted for intensive chemotherapy, a patient with AML is usually treated with several cycles of chemotherapy. Fever, infection, frequent blood tra... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
No: Wilson disease is the genetic disorder cause abnormal cooper metabolism. It usually cause liver and central nervous system abnormality. There is no ev... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Depends: The treatment of childhood cancer usually doesn't affect a children to enter puberty. However, many chemotherapy agents can affect fertility for chil... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Curesearch.org: Excellent resource specifically for childhood cancer including leukemia.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Yes: Once you are cured from AML (usually we say if you are cancer free for 5 years, you are cured), you can participate in any sport. Just need to keep in... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Symptoms of cancer: At the early stage of cancer, lots of them don't have symptoms. However, when cancer progress, symptoms are going to develop eventually. Cancer rarely... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Many: It could be bleeding from your gum (infection, inflammation), teeth, nose bleed (nose and mouth are connected). If it occur in more than one occasion,... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Shrink tumor: Chemotherapy or radiation therapy can cause cell death. Cancer cells are more sensitive to these treatment than normal healthy cells. When cell die, t... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Children with CLL: Chronic lymphocytic leukemia is an adult disease. It almost never occur in children.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Bone marrow aspirati: Bone marrow aspiration is needed to make the diagnosis. Children usually will be put to sleep, doctor will insert a long needle into the bone (usually... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Many: There are different types of leukemia, lymphoid vs myeloid, acute vs chronic. Some leukemia can be treated for chemotherapy only, some leukemia will n... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Fatigue, fever etc: Acute myeloid leukemia starts from bone marrow, where normal blood cells were made. Leukemia cells will decrease the abilities of bone marrow to make ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Infection and other: If cancer patient is receiving chemotherapy, his/her immune system will decrease and risk of infection is high. If infection is not under control. He/... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Gene or chemo: Occasionally, a person can have a change in his dna which predispose this person to develop cancer. In addition, if one has cancer and undergoes chemo... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Weili Sun
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 27 years experience
Depends: Unlike solid tumor, there is differet stage, leukemia is usually disseminated disease at diagnosis. For someone without history of leukemia, rash usua... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Sun is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sun is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks!
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