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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Gulley
26 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Sure: The most common kind of colon cancer is adenocarcinoma. There are however many more rate types of colon cancer. You can find out more about these at c ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Gulley
26 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Normal diet: Unless there is expected to be prolonged neutropenia, the diet can be anything you feel like eating. Many times chemotherapy well decrease the appetit ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Gulley
26 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Need more info: What were your hemoglobin and hematocrit? It seems as if your body is trying to make the red blood cells however something may be making their lifespa ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Gulley
26 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Not sure: This could be an autoimmune disease (like lupus) where the body's immune system is attacking the kidneys. It is less likely to be cancer related.
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Gulley
26 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Lymphadema: It is possible your father has swelling in the feet because his lymph nodes are not working well due to the lymphoma. The lymphatic vessels help drain ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Gulley
26 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Get checked: A testicular ultrasound can help differentiate between cancer and noncancer.
A female asked:
Dr. James Gulley
26 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Get checked out: You should get this area checked out. It could be nothing but it could be a cancer as you questioned. Only a detailed examination by a trained practit ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Gulley
26 years experience Hematology and Oncology
In case: In extremely rare cases the screening test for HIV could be falsely negative. A pcr is a more direct measure if there are any viral particles in your ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Gulley
26 years experience Hematology and Oncology
See doctor: It could be late graft versus host disease in the colon.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Gulley
26 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Unlock immunity: Immunotherapy may be able to unlock the therapeutic potential of the immune system against cancer. This includes therapeutic vaccines and immune check ... Read More
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