A 44-year-old member asked:
could a local tumor in the lung spread to develop bone metastasize without affecting the rest of the lungs?
2 doctor answers • 8 doctors weighed in
Radiation Oncology 16 years experience
Yes: It is possible for a lesion in the lungs to spread to the bones without affecting the rest of the lungs.
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Orthopedic Surgery 18 years experience
Yes: Malignant tumors often start to spread throughout the body before the primary tumor enlarges. Often times the tumor in the lung is still small when cells escape and travel to other parts of the body and skeleton start metastatic tumors.
5.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Is it possible to breastfeed exclusively after feeding my child a mix of breast milk and formula?
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Pediatrics 36 years experience
Yes: If you pump frequently enough and are able to increase your milk supply to an amount sufficient to allow normal weight gain in the baby, you can gradually change from a mix of breast milk and formula to exclusive breastfeeding.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Is it normal to experience breast changes early in pregnancy?
2 doctor answers • 16 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Yes: Some early signs of pregnancy include feelings of breast tenderness or fullness, enlargement and prominence of the glands of the areola, sometimes slight darkening of the area around the nipple.
6.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
If my breast has a painful lump, and im nursing, is it a clogged milk duct?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 32 years experience
Could be: If you have pain, swelling, redness or a new lump, always consult your gyn or primary care doctor. This could be a clogged duct, and may lead to infection. Your doctor can advise you.
6.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 25-year-old member asked:
What are the warning signs of a pulmonary embolism (pe or blood clot in the lung)?
5 doctor answers • 14 doctors weighed in
Pulmonology 27 years experience
6.3k viewsReviewed Dec 07, 2020
A 33-year-old member asked:
How long after breast surgery with implants will I be in pain for?
5 doctor answers • 8 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Pain: Variable; i put the implant under the muscle which may have more pain than under the breast only.
Either way it will not be very painful after 2-3 weeks.
5.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jan 22, 2015
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