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Does chemo treatment desolves polyps in the lungs?

Does chemo treatment desolves polyps in the lungs?

No. : No. We do not use chemo to treat polyps. Besides, polyps usually are found in colon, stomach, not in the lung. ...Read more

Lung (Definition)

Deoxygenated blood enters the lungs from the right side of the heart and travels to the lungs. When you inspire, oxygen flows into the lungs, transverses the capilliares and attaches to hemoglobin down a gradient. At the same time, co2 diffuses into the capilaries and is expelled with exhalation. Oxygen rich blood then flows to the left side of the heart and into the ...Read more


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My friend has a lung tumor that did not fully go away with chemo so what is next step?

My friend has a lung tumor that did not fully go away with chemo so what is next step?

The only: Lung cancer i expect a complete response to is small cell. The next steps vary depending on what the plan was: was t given before surgery? Radiotherapy? Was the expectation that the chemotherapy was curative? Go with him to the medical oncology visit scheduled to review the tratment plan, and the next steps in work up of response, and plans for further treatment. ...Read more

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What happens if no chemo .. what is it like for someone to die from lung cancer?

What happens if no chemo .. what is it like for someone to die from lung cancer?

Comfort care time: If someone has advanced lung cancer and treatment is not an option, then the focus should be on making sure any symptoms they have or may develop will be controlled. Hospice may be an option. End stage lung cancer patients may experience shortness of breath or pain (in the chest or other sites where the cancer has spread). There may be constipation from pain medications/lack of appetite. ...Read more

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Chemo drugs for lung cancer ?

Chemo drugs for lung cancer
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Yes: Depending on the stage, how advanced the disease is and what type of lung cancer it is, chemotherapy can play a major role in treatment of lung cancer. ...Read more

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What is next after 4 cycles of chemo for lung cancer?

What is next after 4 cycles of chemo for lung cancer?

Surveillance : Your oncologist will follow your progress and response to treatment with radiology scans and physical exams. ...Read more

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My brother will have 8 hrs. Of chemo tomorrow for small cell lung cancer. What can I expect after that?

My brother will have 8 hrs. Of chemo tomorrow for small cell lung cancer. What can I expect after that?

Chemo side effects: You will be given instructions after the chemo and meds to stop nausea and vomoting etc.Just follow the oncologists advice. Nausea and vomiting, loss of appetite, weakness, fatigue later on anemia low blood count infections etc the side effects depend on the type of chemo used so folllow the oncologists instructions. ...Read more

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I have stage IV adenocarcinoma of the lungs. I have had 7 chemo tx. I am more symptomatic at this point. What would you suggest for next treatment?

I have stage IV adenocarcinoma of the lungs. I have had 7 chemo tx. I am more symptomatic at this point. What would you suggest for next treatment?

Can't answer, dear: Seven treatments of the same or different chemos? Has it worked? Are you felling worse because of the chemo or the cancer? More symptomatic like how? Talk openly to your oncologist about your concerns, he/she can answer your questions best. I'm very sort you are not doing well and hope you feel better soon. God bless. ...Read more

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He diagnosed lung cancer.started chemo 4 days ago. He took 3 times every 21 days. Could we do anything that naturally help him? Like sodiumcarbonate?

He diagnosed lung cancer.started chemo 4 days ago. He took 3 times every 21 days. Could we do anything that naturally help him? Like sodiumcarbonate?

Supplementary: medicine All oncologist will encourage to take if patient wants like herbal medicines , nutritional supplements Vitamins etc as long as they are undergoing scientifically proved accepted medications ( Chemotherapy ) how ever sodium carbonate is not one of them ,Speak to the doctor ...Read more

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I am a patient of non small cell adenocarcinoma lung stage-lv. I am on maintaince chemo. When i take 18 cycle , billirubion is up to 2. What can I do?

I am a patient of non small cell adenocarcinoma lung stage-lv. I am on maintaince chemo. When i take 18  cycle , billirubion is up to 2. What can I do?

Ask your oncologist: Your best source of information is your treating oncologist. It looks like your cancer is far advanced...So you need to be in constant contact with your oncology team of the doctor and his oncology nurses who can address your questions much better than i can as they know the extent of your cancer much better and which way it is heading. ...Read more

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Chemotherapy (Definition)

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