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Can You Donate Blood With A Pituitary Tumor
"tumor" literally translates as "mass", so even a fresh bruise could be called a "tumor". Doctors use the term "neoplasm" (tranlates literally as new growth) to describe tumors that are abnormal growths of cells. These may be benign or malignant; "malignant" = cancer. In everyday usage, we use "tumor" ...Read more
Pituitary tumor/ high prolactin being treated with cabergoline will cycle regulate its been 2 weeks & counting i see blood when i wipe is this normal?
On cabergoline for pituitary tumor cycles not regulated 2 weeks & counting blood from vagina when i wipe is this normal? What else can cause bleeding?
Unclear: It sounds like you are on Cabergoline to treat a prolactin secreting pituitary tumor. If you have only been on treatment for 2 weeks, that is too early to see normal menstual cycles. The vaginal bleeding is most likely a sign that you are menstruating, but you should see your gynecologist to be sure. ...Read more
If you have an intradural, extramedullary spinal tumor and pituitary tumor that cannot be biopsied, would it be prudent to run paraneoplastic ab test or any other blood test to rule out cancer?
It's not for that: The vast majority of cancers don't produce paraneoplastic antibodies that show on labs. If you've been told that a tissue diagnosis cannot be obtained on either of your two tumors, please think about getting a second opinion, though it may be true. Whatever happens, you deserve to be fully educated about your illnesses. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I feel I have the symptoms of high prolactin (pituitary tumor) but on the blood test for prolactin is normal I haven't done the CT or MRI scan yet
What is the symptom?: You have to explain, what are the symptoms. ...Read more
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