Dr. Hushang Haghighat

Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Fontana, CA
male

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Fontana, CA

Address

9985 Sierra Ave, Fontana, CA
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Pediatrics Hematology/oncology

Specialties
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Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

698 Answers
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should see your doctor to be evaluated and have chest X rey to find the caue so be treated.
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Hydrocortiso: You can apply %5 hydrocortison ointment 2-3 times /day for 4-5 days and it will resolve.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should see your doctor to be evaluated and have CT /MRI of head to find the cause of problem so you be treated.
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Colonoscopy: You may need colonoscoy to find cause of bleeding,probably could be hemorrhoid.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: She should see her pediatrician to be evaluated to find the cause so be treated.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: you should see your doctor to have urine test and culture to R/O UTI and if urine culture positive to be treated with antibiotic.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No: Iron pill dose not make you tired ,anemia it could cause tiredness ,but you should evaluated for chest pain and treated.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: you should be evaluated by your doctor and have ultra sound or CT to find the cause so be treated.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No: Chemotherapy has side effects for person who take it ,but dose not effect the pepole around him or shower.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
CT of spin: if pain persist, you should have CT or MRI of spine to find cause of pain.
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A female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should see OB GYN to be eva[uated and have culture from your discharge ,most likely is infection so you need antibiotic treatment
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No: probably diarrhea and reactive lymphocyte are secondary to viral infection ,he need follow up with his doctor.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes: You should have vaginal culture and if positive you should be treated
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Regular Food: Regular food , meat ,vegetable and fruit.
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A female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes: The baby movement could be less off and on.
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A female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No: Not eating is not causing panic attack, and if it happen again, you should be valuated by psychiatric.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes: If you continue your period you are not pregnant
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A female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
?allergy: It could be allergy so he should be evaluated to find the cause.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should see cardiology to have EKG and echo cardiogram to find the cause so to be treated
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes: You should see gyn/onc for evaluation ,to have biopsy /resection of ovary mass to find the cause ,so be treated.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Treatment: You should be treated by antibiotic and follow by oraldentist.
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A female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Infection: When WBC and neutrophils are high the infection should be R/O so see your doctor for evaluation.
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A member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should see your doctor to be evaluated and have urine test and culture to find the cause so be treated
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should see your doctor to be evaluated and have CT and may need the biopsy/or resection of lesion to find the cause of problem , so you bee treate... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: He should evaluated by his pediatrician and have stool culture to find the cause so be treated.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No: It is very unusual to have pain from hip to testis because of testicular cancer, follow up with your doctor to find the cause so be treated.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: Continue follow up with gastroenterology doctor for stomach and bowl endoscopy, to find the cause so be treated.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: See your doctor to be evaluated and have throat culture to find the cause so be treated.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
See her doctor: she should see her doctor to find the cause ,it could be embolism or obstruction of vein.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes: Thalassemia dose not cause iron deficiency and if iron level is low you should be treated with iron until level of iron is normal.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: Keep his appointment with ENT to be evaluated to find the cause so be treated.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: He need to be evaluated by his pediatrician and have stool culture to find the cause so be treated.
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should see your doctor to be evaluated and have stool culture to find the cause so be treated.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: you should see your doctor to be evaluated and have CT/or ultrasound to find the cause so be treated.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should evaluated by gastroenterology to be evaluated and have colonoscopy to find the cause so be treated.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Stage: It depends to stage of disease ,because low stage could be treated very well with good survival.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No: Erosion of esophagus it could be damage from hard food and if not improve you need esophagustomy and biopsy.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Short: If the tumor is large and could not be removed , the survival is short.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No: It is very unusual for children to have pancreatic cancer. I work for pediatrics oncology for 40 years and I did not have one patient with pancreatic... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes: If you have 3 or more features : Hgb>10 gm/dl, enlarged liver ,spleen ,or nodes , and mediastinal mass.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Early: It depends to type of cancer and early diagnosis and treatment .
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Radiation: Radiation treatment it depends to type and stage of cancer.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Type: It depends to type of cancer , jean , age .environment, and .chemo exposure.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Medicine: She should have pain medicine by mouth and if no respond, with IV ,so check the problem with her doctor. .
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Nerve damage: It is nerve damage but it is temporary and you recover gradually.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Possible: it is possible to be infection or fluid or wax , so need to be exam by doctor and treated the cause
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Chemo & radiation: Since surgery plays a relatively limited therapeutic role , so mainstays therapy have been radiation therapy and chemotherapy
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: trauma usually produce bruises ,so for petechiae, baby need to have blood test (CBC ,PT ,PTT ) to R/O bleeding disorder.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Ignore: Drink lot of water and juice and rest , Do not involve in sport and exercise.
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A female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No: temperature above 98.6 is fever
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Oct 29, 2016
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Haghighat is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Haghighat is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thankyou sir,I m very grateful, but I m afraid from biopsy, 1 of my doc said it is normal to have cm lumph nodes, and fna biopsy is not good for sub cm lumph, sir pleas...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for taking time to answer. This is an incredibly frightening time for me. I have an appt. with a pulmonologist in 2 weeks. Hopefully I'll get answers, and h...Read More
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Thankyou, I don't have the results of the biopsy yet. So not sure about malignancy or benign. All I know is it has calfication, vascularity, heterogeneous echotexture and I'll defined margin.

Education & Training

Residency

HENRY FORD HOSPITAL

Awards

Top Pediatric Hematologist and Oncologist, First Place, National - Summer
2014
Top Pediatric Hematologist and Oncologist, Second Place, National - Fall
2014
Most Influential, First Place, San Bernardino Region - Spring
2015
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