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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
33 years experience Cardiology
Listen to ur doc: Hes right. Once the MRI and pet scan is done then you can ask questions. If its not known what this is then , asking questions he can't answer is not ... Read More
Dr. Kenneth Murdock
53 years experience Radiation Oncology
Agree with doc.: This could be a serrious problem. Pet wwould be ok. May need help of pulmonologist or another doc to get a piece of tissue (biopsy) from the mass. Ask ... Read More
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Dr. Shari Jackson
21 years experience Radiology
Concerning: Given your cancer history, your doc is likely concerned this may be related. The other imaging tests (pet/mri) will confirm this and see if there is ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
No: Referral or lack of it is not indicative of any given disorder. It would be prudent to ask your doctor, what s/he suspects. For good health - Have a d ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Thompson
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If cancer: Most general gynecologists are able to manage and treat preinvasive (precancerous) cervical disease. If a biopsy shows invasive cancer, usually a gyn ... Read More
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Dr. Byron May
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31 years experience Radiation Oncology
At diagnosis: By specialist, i recommend a gynecologic oncologist. Your gynecologist should be able to recommend the best one in your area.
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes , many do!: The modern treatments can cure more than half of stage 2 pateints and some of the stage 3 pateints also. But it is dependent on the type of Cancer. Fo ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
35 years experience Pediatrics
Staging: In most cancers, there is a pathological staging as well as staging determined by the extent of spread. The initial pathological staging can usually b ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Your GP...: can order Cologuard and do a rectal exam, If you need further workup then either a gastroenterologist or colorectal surgeon is the one to consult
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carl Van Wey
45 years experience Radiation Oncology
Depends: This is a short acting form of fentenyl similar in potency to imediate release morphine. Works best if used for "break-through" pain that is not reli ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zhu
17 years experience General Surgery
Cancers : Many cancers can spread to other parts of the body if left untreated. To prevent this spread, early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of these cance ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
May be normal: Whitish coating of the tongue is not uncommon. If your doctor examined you and determined that it is not cancer, you should feel reassured. You may us ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lang
52 years experience Endocrinology
See endocrinologist: Unlike other cancers, thyroid cancer is generally treated by an endocrinologist.

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