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Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Palliative: Retrobulbar optic nerve involvement with metastatic tumor rare. Squamous malignancies are very few in that area. Chemo and RT given have mostly been ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Cyst is fluid filled: A cyst by definition is a fluid filled mass which is often benign. A tumor/cancer is typically solid in structure or mixture of solid material and flu ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Numerous: By definition a cancer is a growing lesion that has the potential to metastasize and has achieved immortality thru the production of telomerase. As s ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Woods
28 years experience Pathology
Likely ductal.: Luminal (phenobarbital) anything, like luminal (phenobarbital) cells most likely refers to cells lining a duct, or tube in the body, called a lumen. ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Comparative values: Tumor markers allow for monitoring the response to treatment by serially testing for the levels. A low level may be due to remission, without elimina ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vakas Sial
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Secondary cause: Secondary hypothyroidism is due to a failure of the pituitary gland to release thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) or thyrotropin releasing hormone (trh ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Sun exsposure: Because of excessive exposure to sun the country's 22 million people are 13 times more likely to develop skin cancer than the global average. It has ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keyur Mehta
17 years experience Radiation Oncology
Sarcoma: The most common soft tissue tumors are sarcomas that can arise from muscle, nervous tissue, or connective tissue.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adarsh Gupta
21 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Biopsy allows the pathologist to see the actual tissue under microscope to identify the presence of cancer cells. Without the tissue biopsy you can no ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Scher
14 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Blood tests: Tumor markers are blood tests that are sometimes used to follow progression of cancer once it has already been diagnosed. We rarely, if ever, use tumo ... Read More
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