Dr. Zaki Samman

Hematology and Oncology
Fort Smith, AR
38 years experience

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Hematology and Oncology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zaki Samman
38 years experience
Likely benign: Most likely pain is related to the period related hormonal changes; however if pain persists it is advised to be checked by your doctor.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zaki Samman
38 years experience
Need to be checked: Multiple possible reasons. Better to check with your doctor for evaluation.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zaki Samman
38 years experience
Many reasons: Multiple different problems could be causing swollen glands in the armpit ranging from infection to cancer. Persistent swollen glands need to checked... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zaki Samman
38 years experience
Not necessarily: Need further investigation including biopsies of suspected areas to reach a diagnosis.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zaki Samman
38 years experience
Generally; no: Better be checked by a dermatologist.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zaki Samman
38 years experience
Need suppotive tests: Do not jump into conclusions without supportive tests. You will need a biopsy showing lymphoma before this diagnosis is made.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zaki Samman
38 years experience
Not necessarily: Hodgkin's lymphoma is not a heridetary illness.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zaki Samman
38 years experience
Met means malignant: If said to be metastasis that means it came from another place and that means it is cancerous.
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zaki Samman
38 years experience
May be: Celiac disease can present with diffent problems and may be confused with other conditions, neutropenia can be a manifestation of multiple different p... Read More
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Samman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Samman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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thanks ! I was tested once before for it.... but im still not convinced- I have a malabsorption issue that started post pregnancy, seeing a GI doc that specializes in that tomorrow! thanks
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you for such a quick reply. God Bless.
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Damascus university
Graduated 1985MD

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