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What are the tests for jejunal cancer?

What are the tests for jejunal cancer?

Biopsy: Jejunal cancers are uncommon. These may be lymphomas, connective tissue tumors or carcinomas. In most instances a biopsy of the lesion and examination of the tissue by a pathologist will be needed for diagnosis. ...Read more

Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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What are the symptoms of jejunal cancer?

What are the symptoms of jejunal cancer?

Obstruction: Cancers of the jejunum are uncommon and depending on the type may cause obstruction leading to abdominal swelling, vomiting, pain etc. In case of lymphomas there may enlarged lymph nodes in the abdomen and elsewhere. Neuroendocrine tumors may produce flushing and cardiac defects i.e., carcinoid syndrome. ...Read more

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What are the signs someone has jejunal cancer?

What are the signs someone has jejunal cancer?

Very rare: Jejunal cancer is very rare, and is an odd diagnosis to be concerned about. Signs would be blockage of the intestines, resulting in nausea, vomiting, and a distended abdomen, along with inability to pass gas or stool. However, there are far more non-cancerous reasons for all these symptoms, such as hernias or internal scar tissue (adhesions). ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Jejunal cancer?

Malig. of mid SB: jejunum is the largest segment of small intestine situated between duodenum and ileum. While malignancies of bowel are most commonly found in the colon, the most frequent tumors of SB were GIST (36%) followed by lymphomas (24%) and adenocarcinomas (18%). Metastasis to lumen of small bowel also found in rare situations arising from primaries of lung and malignant melanoma. ...Read more

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Are there good natural treatments for jejunal cancer?

Are there good natural treatments for jejunal cancer?

None proven: There is no "natural" treatment for cancer of any kind. Some cancers do grow so slowly that treatment is not necessary, but this is rare outside of prostate cancer. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for jejunal cancer that is best and has fewest side effects?

What is the treatment for jejunal cancer that is best and has fewest side effects?

Depends: Depends on type of cancer, how much, location, other factors including extent of disease/spread, predisposing factors, e.g. Ibd, celiac disease. Generally requires surgery, perhaps chemotherapy. Check with GI md, oncologist (cancer specialist), surgeon. ...Read more

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What best way to see if cancer have return?

Need follow up : You need to follow up with your oncologist as supposed to. Some cancer has different cea as marker for cancer recurrent. It is a blood test. ...Read more

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Which type of treating cancer is the very best?

Which type of treating cancer is the very best?

Hard to say: I'm not sure i understand your question. If you want to know what type of cancer has the best treatment and recovery chances, hodgkins lymphoma is one of the best ones. Well differentiated stage i endometrial cancer also has almost 100% survival. ...Read more

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What natural foods are the best to eat for cancer?

What natural foods are the best to eat for cancer?

Fruits and vegies: Almost all fruits and veggies- especially with dark res and purples. Stay away from smoke and processed foods. ...Read more

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Help please? What is the simplest best cancer cure?

Help please? What is the simplest best cancer cure?

Cannot answer: There is not just one type of cancer so there cannot be only one treatment. Treatment depends on the kind of cancer and its stage (how spread it is). Some cannot be cured, by the way. ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Scholand
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Jejunal Cancer (Definition)

jejunum is the largest segment of small intestine situated between duodenum and ileum. While malignancies of bowel are most commonly found in the colon, the most frequent tumors of SB were GIST (36%) followed by lymphomas (24%) and adenocarcinomas (18%). Metastasis to lumen of small bowel also found in rare situations arising from primaries of ...Read more