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Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Life is not 100%: For just about anything but you can recover from phobia. Like the rest of us mortals certain things will be less pleasant or frightening than others. ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Cancer obsession: Do you usually obsessive over health? It sounds like this is is significantly impacting your life. If there is no medical basis, or these concerns ar ... Read More
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Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience Pediatrics
Many reasons: Some malignacies travel via lymph channels and others travel via blood vessels. The potential for spread depends on the malignancy--each has its own ... Read More
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Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Malignant mutation. : A genetic event that alters the normal cell cycle of a skin cell can transform it into a malignancy. Inherited faults of dna repair, along with tissue ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Thompson
19 years experience Hematology and Oncology
In vitro vs. In vivo: I am unclear about garlic in particular, but let's look at anti-cancer therapy more generally. Many, many (all?) things can kill cancer cells (=apopto ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Cancer cells: Cancer cells are simply aberrant cells that have gone wild and multiply at incredibly fast rates. We all have cancer cells floating inside of us but o ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Woodworth
24 years experience General Surgery
Too many mutations: Cells do change and are recognized and disposed. Eventually a series of several changes do occur in the cell and once all of these have happened does ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Possibly many ways.: This is the active ingredient in chili peppers that causes a burning sensation. It binds to the vanilloid receptor subtype 1 (vr1), which triggers a ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Adler
30 years experience Urology
Malignant cells: If your hematuria is secondary to bladder cancer, malignant cells may be present in the urine. However, a urine cytology (a lab test that looks for m ... Read More
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Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Yes: Bleeding per se in stomach not result of superficial gastritis unless superficial ulceration noted or a distinct ulcerating lesion which may have resu ... Read More
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