Doctor Q&A for Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
Radiation Oncology 33 years experience
Yes and No: Survival by stage which correlates with invasiveness shows survival drop as stage increases. However, the staging system is going to calll 1mm int... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
Radiation Oncology 33 years experience
Yes: There are several ways to have this happen: primary tumor of the bones (ewings sarcoma for example, mostly in young people) bone metastases to t... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
Radiation Oncology 33 years experience
Two parts: Part one: Go to your local, regular MD and discuss the symptoms and see if they can help you. It is statistically most likely an infection of some sor... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
Radiation Oncology 33 years experience
It can.: Skin cancer (basal cell in particular) is often slow to go to the lymph nodes. In general, squamous cell cancer can and the larger and more agressive ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
Radiation Oncology 33 years experience
Probably not.: This is perhaps the most complete answer on electromagnetic energy (cell phones in this case) and cancer. In short, we cannot say yes for sure, but we... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
Radiation Oncology 33 years experience
Moderately high.: It can be 50%...What you want is the best adjuvant therapy: radiation and chemotherapy. I am a believer in using protons in children to avoid as much ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
Radiation Oncology 33 years experience
Tamoxifen: Valodex/nolvadex are other names for the generic drug tamoxifen. It is an antiestrogen and blocks the effects of estrogen in the body. It can be used ... Read More
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A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
Radiation Oncology 33 years experience
Yes - many: Brachy is an art that requires skill as it can involves surgical methodologies. It is used in: sarcoma head and neck tumors gynecological tumor... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
Radiation Oncology 33 years experience
Poss. Solution: Clearly this is really scaring you as I have seen you post 3 similar/parallel questions about your symptoms. Health tap is a super place, but it c... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
Radiation Oncology 33 years experience
Get a consult: With a neurosurgeon. It may actually be wisest to just watch it if you don't have any symptoms as this may simply not grow at all and you may live to ... Read More
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