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tonsil cancer spread to the lung

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
You must: Pay attention to your oncologist , follow the advise , as so many good options are available in the treatment at your stage . If needed take a second ... Read More

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Birdas
25 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Imaging studies: Typically chest x-ray, ct scan or pet scan.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Enjoy each day: She may develop pneumonia and be gone at any time. Or it may stay almost stable and allow her several more good years. Cherish however much or little ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
Breast metastasis: Metastatic carcinoma of the breast. Adenocarcinoma most likely.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Milstone
26 years experience Pulmonology
Yes: Unfortunately non small cell lung cancer can spread; frequent sites of spread include the space between the lung and chest wall (pleural space), liver ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
It is guess work: It is hard to give you reliable response without examining the patient and without knowing any history or results of her blood tests which can show th ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Not metastases: Paraneoplastic syndromes result either from substances produced by a tumor (perhaps a pituitary adenoma making prolactin and causing impotence) or fro ... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Garrett
39 years experience Radiology
It Depends: Recent progress in genetic typing of individual Colon Ca tumors and genetic specific tumor drugs is leading to better understanding of likelihood of t ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
To prevent fracture: Yes it is normal. Radiation was given to hip first to hip prevent fracture and for pain. Discuss with oncologist with your aunt permission will expl ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Hirsch jr.
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Difficult to cure: With treatment that includes chemotherapy it may respond to complete remission. We have had good responses to various combination meds. A medical onco ... Read More

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