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Doctor insights on: Invasive Cervical Resorption And Leukemia

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
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Leukemia (Definition)

A malignant hematologic neoplasm that originates in the bone marrow and represents a clonal proliferation of hematopoietic elements belonging to any of the myeloid, lymphoid, erythroid, and megakaryocytic lineages. Of note, other hematologic neoplasms like lymphoma or myeloma may demonstrate a leukemic phase without actually originating in the bone marrow ...Read more


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Can skeletal pain be caused by myeloma?

Can  skeletal pain be caused by myeloma?

Yes: Myeloma is a disease that effects bone directly. Patients with myeloma frequently have skeletal complaints. ...Read more

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Can cancer be caused by having a bone scan?

Can cancer be caused by having a bone scan?

Essentially not.: There is radiation with a bone scan, but it's reasonably low. Your drive to the clinic/hospital was probably more dangerous than the scan itself. ...Read more

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Cervical osteoarthritis is caused by aging or can it be caused by other things?

Yes & yes, but . . .: Yes, arthritis of neck can be due to wear & tear brought about by aging. And it can also be brought about by injuries sustained during aging process. But 28yo seems like a pretty young age to be worried about aging and concomitant issues, unless you're a retired football player or someone else who's sustained repetitive trauma to neck. ...Read more

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Can cellulitis be caused from a cell biopsy?

Can cellulitis be caused from a cell biopsy?

Cellulitis: Cellulitis occurs when one or more types of bacteria enter through a crack or break in your skin. The two most common types of bacteria that are causes of cellulitis are streptococcus and staphylococcus. The incidence of a more serious staphylococcus infection called methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is increasing. Yes, the biopsy site could have become infected. ...Read more

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Can shock be caused by multiple fractures?

Can shock be caused by multiple fractures?

Yes: Multiple fractures that generally occur with major accidents such as a motor vehicle accidents or battle field injuries can result in mulitple fractures that can lead to hypovolemic shock from blood loss. Other injuries leading to spine involvement can lead to neurogenic shock.....You can review the types of shock by visiting reputable medical sites on the internet. ...Read more

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Can cervical spinal stenosis be caused by a fall?

Can cervical spinal stenosis be caused by a fall?

Yes: Congenital spinal stenosis means that the spinal canal has a narrow diameter because you're born that way. Cervical degenerative spine disease can also lead to stenosis. A fall can result in a herniation or slipped disc and result in spinal stenosis. ...Read more

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Are cancers of the tongue caused by hpv? Are oral cancers able to be treated successfully?

Are cancers of the tongue caused by hpv?  Are oral cancers able to be treated successfully?

Many are HPV: Many oral cancers are caused by hpv. A biopsy specimen can be tested to help determine if it might by hpv related. Many oral cancers are cureable. We rate or 'stage' cancer based on size, location, and any spread to lymph nodes in the neck and beyond. Larger tumors with more spread are harder to cure. Many believe that hpv related cancers are easier to cure. Start with an exam by an ent. ...Read more

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Are Tegmen bone dehiscences common? Can they be caused by Intracranl Hypertension?

Are Tegmen bone dehiscences common? Can they be caused by Intracranl Hypertension?

Tegmen dehiscence: This is a thinning of the boney plate overlying the mastoid bone from the intracranial cavity. These are fairly common in 15-20% of people . They are not usually caused by intracranial hypertension, but just a congenital anomaly. It can predispose a person to a cerebrospinal fluid leak. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cancer be caused by abortions?

Can ovarian cancer be caused by abortions?

No: There is no evidence to suggest that abortions cause any type of cancer including ovarian cancer. ...Read more

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What problems are caused by bone metastasis?

What problems are caused by bone metastasis?

Pain: Pain is by far the most common symptom. Less commonly, a fracture may be the cause for discovery and rarer still paralysis from spinal cord compression with vertebral involvement. ...Read more

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Can bilateral facet arthropathy be caused by a fall?

Can bilateral facet arthropathy  be caused by a fall?

Less likely: Less likely caused by a fall, but certainly worsened by a fall. Facet arthtitis is usually caused by disc space narrowing, allowing the facets joints inappropriate movement. This causes secondary osteoarthritis of the facet joints. Any fall would invovle multiple levels, so i believe unlikely. ...Read more

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What can be done to fix dental dehiscence and fenestration caused by a thin gingival biotype and dental disease? Can the bone layer be regenerated?

What can be done to fix dental dehiscence and fenestration caused by a thin gingival biotype and dental disease? Can the bone layer be regenerated?

GBR: or guided bone regeneration for fenestration defects is the most popular and predictable technique with Autogenous bone graft. See an oral surgeon or periodontist for consultation and treatment options. ...Read more

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How is lymphoproliferative disorder can be detected from bone marrow?

How is lymphoproliferative disorder can be detected from bone marrow?

Microscope: The cells from the marrow are analyzed under a microscope by a pathologist who can tell when the cells have abnormal growth and appearance. ...Read more

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Can toe-walking acquired by an adult be cancerous tumor?

Can toe-walking acquired by an adult be cancerous tumor?

It could be related: Toe walking could be a result of a tumor putting pressure on the nerves or brain area that control the muscles of the foot. Consult your doctor for appropriate work-up. ...Read more

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Can cervical infection be cured just by medicine?

Yes: Most bacterial cervical infections can be cured with antibiotics. You have to know which one so the right medication can be used. ...Read more

Cervical (Definition)

Cervical relates to the first seven vertebra of the spine. It is related it the neck. Also it refers to the muscular opening/exit of ...Read more