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What is the treatment for pseudomyxoma peritonei?Where could we get it? Does it have a good outcome?Will it cost much?Please, please help my father...

What is the treatment for pseudomyxoma peritonei?Where could we get it? Does it have a good outcome?Will it cost much?Please, please help my father...

Difficult: Most successful outcomes require surgical debulking. After that, there is controversy about treatment. Intraperitoneal chemotherapy (injecting heated chemotherapy into the abdomen, known as "hipec" is often done but is controversial and has never been proven to add benefit. Sometimes intravenous chemothearpy is used. For more help, contact me through www.Nsconcology.Com ...Read more

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What is pseudomyxoma peritonei cancer? What causes it?

What is pseudomyxoma peritonei cancer? What causes it?

Appendiceal tumor: Pseudomyxoma peritonei refers to intraperitoneal accumulation of a gelatinous tumor and ascites secondary to rupture of a mucinous tumour. The most common cause is a ruptured mucinous tumour of the appendix Occasionally, mucinous tumours of the colon, rectum,and stomach, can result in this problem. . Prognosis with radical surgical debulking followed by chemo can produce good results. ...Read more

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Are there any alternative treatments for polymyositis?

Are there any alternative treatments for polymyositis?

Polymyositis (PM): There are many alternative treaments for polymyositis (pm). They are similar to the therapies use for other autoimmune diseases and include: oral steroids, intravenous immunoglobululins, tacrolimus (prograf) or biologic therapies such as embrel or rituxan. ...Read more

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Are there any alternative treatments for molluscum?

Molluscumrx: Molluscumrx is an alternative herbal treatment which slowly removes molluscum. Used twice daily for a few weeks, only slightly irritating. ...Read more

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What alternative treatments can I get to cure my sinusitis ?

What alternative treatments can I get to cure my sinusitis ?

Alternative Txt: Hello. Probably the best non medicinal therapy that will help with sinusitis is nasal saline washes. Also make sure you drink enough water per day. People who refrain from adequate water intake will have altered mucus production which will in turn alter nasal and sinus function. ...Read more

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Are there any alternative treatments for psoriasis?

Are there any alternative treatments for psoriasis?

Hard to say: To my knowledge, there are no controlled clinical trials that demonstrate the effectiveness of alternative therapies for psoriasis. All of the evidence is anecdotal at best. Most of the things mentioned are probably safe to try. ...Read more

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Are there any alternative treatments to alleviate the symptoms of lou gehrig's disease?

Are there any alternative treatments to alleviate the symptoms of lou gehrig's disease?

No, none!: Would be nice to find such approaches in this devastating condition, but does NOT exist. Even our approved medication, Riluzole does very little. ...Read more

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Are there any alternative treatments for carotidynia?

Are there any alternative treatments for carotidynia?

Different types: Carotidynia is treated with mixed results based on cause. Some symptoms are inflammatory, others are associated with migraines, and others are caused by vascular disease. Sometimes no definable cause. Work with your doctor to find type and best treatment. ...Read more

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What alternative treatments exist for orchitis?

What alternative treatments exist for orchitis?

Orchitis: This is usually a significant infection requiring antibiotics. Failure to treat can result in testicular abscess or loss of the testis. Be sure of the diagnosis and see a physician. ...Read more

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