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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Seek Gynec guidance: Endometrial thickening may require a endometrial biopsy which can also remove the polyp. Ask your gynecologist's advice or seek a second opinion about ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Cancer?: Hard to know until you have seen your doctor. If you cannot get in to your doctor for a few days please have someone take you to the nearest Emergency ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
One factor: Obesity and excessive intake of saturated fats is one factor in the pathogenesis of cancer.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Weiss
43 years experience Medical Oncology
Many types...: There are some cancers that tend to remain localized, giving plenty of time to remove them and leaving a very low likelihood that they will come back ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
It depends...: Different type of cancers develops differently. For example, it takes approximately 10 years for colon cancer to do so, hence the recommendation to ha ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
35 years experience Medical Oncology
Unknown and variable: Common sense says that the longer you smoke and the more cigs you smoke, the higher the risk for cancer (lung, throat, kidney, bladder, etc). How this ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Catherine Garner-Kuada
Specializes in Family Medicine
Feedings for Nausea: When a person experiences nausea and vomiting, allow him or her to take rest their stomach with no intake for an hour. Then, introduce ice chips and ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Uma Swamy
Dr. Uma Swamy answered
16 years experience Radiation Oncology
No clear answer: While cancer doesn't develop overnight, processes leading upto cancer can take years. Here is a good overview on esophageal cancer http://www.Can ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Few days: When the system works, the physician finds a suspicious mass, takes a bit of the mass and sends it to the lab, and the pathologist (a physician like m ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Many years: It typically takes 10 to 20 years of tobacco use before cancer shows up as a complication of smoking.

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