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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Chevlen
46 years experience Medical Oncology
Depends on site: Generally, it's not the tissue origin of a cancer which makes it painful, but the site to which it has spread. Since pain is a subjective experience, ... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
28 years experience Pathology
Red patches: You probably have an inflammatory reaction possibly due to a viral infection. Unlikely cancer. See an ENT for evaluation.
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Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Your dentist first: Dentists are trained to diagnose systemic diseases that affect oral cavity , so is your family doctor, before rushing to a oral surgeon.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Velma Scantlebury
39 years experience Transplant Surgery
May not be cancer: Breast cancer usually does not present with pain and swelling in most cases. Pain in armpit may be related to some nearby infection in hair follicle o ... Read More
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Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience Medical Oncology
Possibly IBC: Inflammatory breast cancer occurs suddenly with breast pain, redness, or swelling. It is very fast-growing and spreads quickly. It looks like an infe ... Read More
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Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Infiltrating duct: All carcinomas of the breast will eventually metastasize or spread to the axilla. Intraductal lesions in the process of converting are within the duc ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Rephrase ur question: Please rephrase your question to get a better answer. There are a lot of type of cancers. I am not sure i understand your question.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience Family Medicine
No: Some cancers, especially in the central nervous system (brain) can produce chemicals which cause a general feeling of euphoria. Even painful cancers ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Several not in skin: most malignancies are glandular in origin and at least by type can easily be diagnosed. The second most common lesions are of squamous origin. More u ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Thousands: More are reported each month. For some, only a handful of cases are known.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Too many to list: The two major types are carcinoma and sarcoma and both types affect different organs. See this site for more information about cancer. http://www.can ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Skin cancer: Basal cell carcinoma is the commonest cancer, though it causes almost no deaths. Lung cancer is the commonest lethal cancer.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Tell us why you ask?: If you can help us by telling us more about what you want to know, we can be more helpful. This kind of quiz does not help you or I...as we will both ... Read More

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