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what are the three types of bone lesions

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Dr. Romeo Mandanas
37 years experience Hematology and Oncology
DNA methodology: Tissue typing is based on hla (human leukocyte antigen) typing originally performed by serologic methods using different known sera to be mixed with w ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
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Carpal tunnel: Hi PaigeP, sounds like carpal tunnel syndrome. Go see your family doctor and he can test for this. In many cases, wearing special wrist braces is suff ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Dem Bones: Are you referring to synovial joints and the various bones that make the joint? If so there are six types of synovial joints. Saddle, hinge, ball and ... Read More
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Dr. Joshua Batt
8 years experience Emergency Medicine
Many: Many different metals are used, therefore it is important to consult with your orthopedic surgeon as to what was/will be used in you. Commonly, au ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Bone mets: Some bone mets stimulate an abnormal bone formation response. Osteoblasts are the cells that form bone. If this response predominates, the met looks ... Read More
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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on tumor: Radiation, chemotherapy, and/or surgery may be required depending on the type of tumor.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Osteo and rheumatoid: There is rheumatoid arthritis, which is due to inflammation, where you start to get bone deformities of small joints of the hands and feet, and there ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Jan
Dr. M. Jan answered
65 years experience Family Medicine
Swelling: There is usually abnormal growth in any part of the bone and in later stages there might be some pain. Any abnormal growth or swelling should promptly ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Gluck
38 years experience Hand Surgery
Many types...: The basic categories would be open or closed, i.E whether there is an associated break in the overlying skin exposing the fracture to the outside and ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
43 years experience Surgical Oncology
4 main types: Most melanomas are called superficial spreading. Theyt tend to start by growing in the top planes of the skin and then go deeper. Nodular melanomas ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
MGUS or: Monoclonal gammopathy of unkown significance can be classified by the name of the monoclonal protein, but this is not of much significance. Assuming y ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Two types: Compact and spongy. The names imply that the two types of differ in density, or how tightly the tissue is packed together. There are three types of ce ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Pain and swelling.: Usually, patients present with pain and swelling of the affected area. Some bone tumors, like osteosarcoma, affect the distal femur, proximal tibia, ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
29 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Depends: Rectal (i assume) carcinoids are all neuroendocrine cancers per pathology testing. However, there are subtypes based on degree of aggressiveness of th ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Primary: And metastatic. Primary ranges from lethal glioblastoma to low grade oligodendroglioma. Metastatic may be very responsive to treatment. Lung, breat, ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Lots: There are 8 that affect humans. 1 and 2 are the ones people most commonly think about that cause oral and genital lesions. Chickenpox is another type. ... Read More
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Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
32 years experience Radiation Oncology
Pain: Most of the time when we are talking about cancer of the bone it is from metastasis. That is were a cancer from another origin spreads to the bone. S ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
See below: Ductal and lobular are two types of breast cancer, and they can be non-invasive (in situ) or invasive types.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience Wound care
Wounds: There are many types of wounds. Some of the major categories of wounds are: trauma, surgical, venous, arterial, neuropathic, burns and pressure. The ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Varied: Lesions of the bone can represent primary as well as metastatic tumors. Many of the primary tumors which are cartilaginous present and a palpable no ... Read More
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Dr. Christopher Crosby
15 years experience Dermatology
It Depends: There are many types of skin cancer. The staging systems vary based on the diagnosis.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Variable: Cancers are seldom painful until late. A mass on the outer/inner eyelids, eye surface, in the iris, or seen within the eye, or loss of vision in an ey ... Read More
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Generally 4 types: There are 4 types of thyroid cancer. 1)papillary (most common), 2)follicular and hurthle cells, 3)medullary and 4)anaplastic (least common and most a ... Read More
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