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metastatic caecal carcinoma

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
See an oncologist: Treatment for cancer depends on the organ of origin. For metastatic carcinoma, it will likely be use of some form of chemotherapy or targeted therapy. ... Read More
Dr. Mary Maluccio
27 years experience Surgical Oncology
Chemotherapy: Once a cancer has spread outside the organ of origin, systemic chemotherapy is the standard of care. In some cases this will be done in combination wi ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Flax
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Outside the cell: When the changes of carcinoma in situ extend outside the bottom cells which are lined up in levels, it "invades" other parts of the tissue, therefore ... Read More
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
A cancer develops in: An organ (lung, breast, ovary). Metastasis is the travelling of the cancer from that organ to another, establishing a colony there, growing, and inter ... Read More
Dr. Mary Maluccio
27 years experience Surgical Oncology
Spread outside area: Metastatic carcinoma refers to the spread of the cancer outside the area of origin. For some cancers, this can be spread to nodes outside the area tha ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Consult Oncologist: We can not answer but suggest you consult a oncologist as the prognosis depends on the extent of disease including metastasis and many other factors.O ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Need investigation: Need additional information, microscopic description of biopsy, special stains done on slides, is all work up done , any tumor markers done , what t ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
44 years experience Surgical Oncology
Spread: Usually means spead beyond the local regional areas - that is to lungs, liver, brain, bones, etc.
A 81-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Need information: 22 months after total thyroidectmy for papillary adenocarcinoma of thyroid y you have rai scan or rai treatment ? , you have to give more informati ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
These look and: Act like small cell lung cancers, but they do not respond as favorably, and the outcome tends to be worse. The drugs used for sclc are used, and newer ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shiao-Yu Lee
Specializes in Gynecology
Endometrial cancer: Her metastatic cancer treatments include additional surgery, radiation and medical chemo-therapy. Her surgical and/or medical oncologists (cancer ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Norma jo Waxman
33 years experience Family Medicine
Consult oncologist: If you’re Not comfortable or don’t understand your oncologist, please get a second opinion in person by another oncologist who can examine you and re ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
It depends: A low-grade squamous cell carcinoma of the mouth metastatic to one neck lymph node may get a cure. A low-grade lung cancer with bone metastases may k ... Read More

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