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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sabha Ganai
19 years experience Surgical Oncology
Depends where: Pancreatic cystic neoplasms are either located in the head or tail of the pancreas. This may require a whipple procedure or just a removal of the tai ... Read More
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A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
No: Ethanol injections have been used in small liver lesions and occassionally other isolated but small tumors with questionable advantage. Injecting int ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
51 years experience Endocrinology
No: Need evaluation by GI doc and or surgeon to decide if surgery necessary.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Most benign: There are many types of pancreatic cysts, many benign, few with malignant potential. Among other sites you may want to visit mskcc.org with more infor ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
A repeat study now: Cysts in the abdominal organs are common and fairly harmless. if you are concerned, you should discuss it with your doctor who ordered the MRI last ye ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Allen Kamrava
14 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Really Depends: Heather - pancreatic pseudocysts run different courses. For a young person, such as yourself, they most often arise after a traumatic event, though th ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Penumovac: Incidental removal of spleen by itself does not require consultation by a hematologist. However, you should get vaccine for pneumococcal organisms. Fo ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
36 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Where from, what's : Normal? Are these both cyst fluid values? Blood values? What are the normal values for these tests? Is the cyst mutinous? What is the cause? These ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Consult with: a gastroenterologist and surgical oncologist for their opinions.
A 77-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
May be: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More

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