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Dr. Amy Levine
23 years experience Radiology
No: I assume you mean synthroid/levothyroxin for thyroid replacement therapy. This is just a synthetic thyroid hormone for those who cannot make it in th ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
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38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: We do not know the precise answer to this question. However, it is reasonable to suspect that there may be a relationship in some cases at least. Fo ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
22 years experience Medical Oncology
No: Tamoxifen can increase a women's risk for endometrial cancer (cancer of the uterus). It does not increase the risk for ovarian cancer.
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Dr. Ricardo Estape
30 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
No: Tamoxifen has not been associated with ovarian cancer. However, it has been associated with a 1 in 300 risk of uterine cancer. The benefit of decrease ... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 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 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
27 years experience Urology
Should not: Ovarian cancer does not cause blood in the urine. However, if the ovarian cancer is locally advancing into the bladder, then blood may be seen in the ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Menses (periods): Are caused by pitutary driving ovaries to produce estrogen, and then develop eggs to burst from ovary for fertilization. Uterine lining builds with e ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Unlikely: Hemorrhage occurs routinely in the cyst formed at ovulation. While a hemorrhagic cyst can be the result of a cancer, hemorrhagic cyst, per se, does no ... Read More
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Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
Highly unlikely: Although Arimidex (anastrozole) can cause many side effects, it is not known to significantly increase risk or cause ovarian cancer. It is a relative ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
19 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: There is absolutely no known relationship between the two issues. The lifetime risk of ovarian cancer is very small and there may be genetic reasons b ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jocelyn Tan
31 years experience Medical Oncology
Ovarian cancer: Yes it can, but in early cases symptoms such as bloating or pain may be also absent. Body imaging such as ultrasound or CT scans may help detect it. E ... Read More
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