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poorly differentiated squamous cell lung cancer

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Broad category: There two main types of lung cancer, small cell and non-small cell. Squamous cell is one type of non-small cell lung cancer, so that leaves a large va ... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience in Pathology
Very malignnt.: This is a kind of squamous cancer that is poorly organized, or has no resemblance to what squamous lining should look like. It follows that this is a ... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aasim Sehbai
23 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Followup lung cancer: After being in remission for 5 years, most patients will need an annual visit with their oncologist or thoracic surgeon with physical exam, review of ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christian Schultheis
23 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Carcinoid?: With an elevated calcium, could be carcinoid. I would suggest getting a CT scan of the chest. Hope this helps.
A 90-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marwan Akasheh
38 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Lung cancer spread: Sure it can I have seen it often
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
48 years experience in Pathology
Tocotrienols and CA: Tocotrienols are vitamin-e related chemicals called tocopherols and, as such, are powerful antioxidants which are known to have a wide variety of salu ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael DePietro
34 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Serious, treatable: Someone with this problem ( small cell cancer that has spread to the brain) is facing a very very difficult and serious health issue. It really needs ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ariel Lopez-chavez
18 years experience in Medical Oncology
This : This is certainly a difficult situation. One of the most important thing to do when giving chemotherapy to a patient is safety. If you have heart and ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael DePietro
34 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Its often therapy: Small cell lung cancer often recurs in the brain, radiation therapy before this occurs lowers the risk and improves survival.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience in Surgical Oncology
Yes: Squamous cell Ca is a malignancy of tissues arising cutaneously (skin) and abutting internal structures such as bronchus and vagina/ cervix. High gra ... Read More

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