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colorectal cancer spread to testicles

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Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes...: That is possible....

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Complicated: I assume you mean mycobacterium avium intracellulare. It is not likely that you will spread this, but knowing how it was isolated and what disease (i ... Read More
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A 84-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Colorectal Cancer: That is a difficult question to answer. Since we do not have all the facts especially concerning the overall health otherwise of the patient or their ... Read More
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Garrett
39 years experience Radiology
It Depends: Recent progress in genetic typing of individual Colon Ca tumors and genetic specific tumor drugs is leading to better understanding of likelihood of t ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Erik Castle
Specializes in General Surgery
In theory, prostate cancer cells can spread anywhere in the body: In practice, though, most cases of prostate cancer metastasis occur in the lymph nodes and the bones. Prostate cancer metastasis occurs when cells bre ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
No.: Prostate cancer develops and spreads due to the accumulation of genetic changes at the dna and molecular level. Prostate manupulation by biopsies, exa ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Anything: Is possible, but this is very unlikely. Colon cancer usually metastasize to liver, lungs, or sometimes brain.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prashant Sinha
18 years experience General Surgery
Lymph nodes: Lymph nodes are the way colon cancer cells usually escape the colon. It can grow through the colon into the surroundings. Finally it can move from lym ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Yes,: Metastatic means it has spread
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
No: I am not sure what surgery you are talking about, but in and of itself surgery will not cause ovarian cancer to spread.
A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: However, a solitary adrenal mass seen on imaging without other evidence of metastases in a patient with a colon cancer primary is almost certainly a c ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: NOT "curable" but definitely treatable...Direct perfusion anti-neoplastic drugs for one approach and possible immune therapy on the "horizon" ...A pos ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Jin
Dr. David Jin answered
20 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Thanks for asking!: Gastric metastasis from primary lung cancer is very rare with a reported incidence of 0.2%-0.5%.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymundo Romero
21 years experience Medical Oncology
ONE LOCATION: Breast cancer is known to spread to liver, bones, lung and brain.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Maluccio
26 years experience Surgical Oncology
Rarely if ever: When it metastasizes, breast cancer can go to unusual sites, like the retroperiteum causing obstruction of the ureter. However, this is rare as it wou ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Highly variable: Each person is different and there is no set time or schedule where colon cancer may or may not spread to lymph nodes or to other organs. Some small c ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sanjay Jain
33 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: Anus is about 3-4 cm long from skin to the rectum which is the last part of colon. Colon is lined by columnar lining and cancer of this is very common ... Read More
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A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience Urology
Yes: Untreated bladder cancer can metastasize to other organs and structures when left untreated. The more aggressive the bladder cancer, the higher the li ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buchsbaum
30 years experience Radiation Oncology
Stage IV treatment.: The treatment of a spine metastasis is variable based upon the big picture. Sometimes chemotherapy makes sense. Sometimes radiotherapeutic agents or e ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Good luck.: And that's what it is. You've done your part by choosing to seek treatment. Once the cancer is diagnosed, operated, graded, and staged, it is a wait ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Circulation: Most breast cancers begin in the milk-producing ducts and lobules. These cancer cells break out of these ducts and lobules and enter into the support ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Lung Cancer: Lung cancer is not contagious. But, the reasons people get lung cancer (smoking, chemical exposure, and genetics) can lead to other family members al ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha
38 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Lung Cancer: Cells from cancer break off into blood , settle in brain, and grow into a tumor.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kris Gast
Dr. Kris Gast answered
30 years experience Radiation Oncology
ProstateCAremission : The term remission has been historically used for leukemia patients. Prostate cancer can be stable with the use of "hormones". This would mean the psa ... Read More
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