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Inverting Papillomas In Children
Would an inverted papilloma in the nostril be easily distinguished from cartilage that may protrude? Dr. Thinks tiny thing on inner wall is cartilage.
Nostril Deformity: At times this may be hard to tell if small. A papilloma will most likely slowly grow whereas a cartilaginous deformity will not. ...Read more
What is inverted papilloma with dysplasia and foci of in situto invasive squamous cell carcinoma (transitional)?
What does this mean? Inverted papilloma with dysplasia and foci of in situ invasive squamous cell carcinoma (transitional)?
Premalignant: An inverted papilloma is a tumor in which surface epithelial cells grow downward into the underlying supportive tissue. It may occur in the nose and/or sinuses or in the urinary tract (bladder, renal pelvis, ureter, urethra). With dysplasia and in-situ squamous Ca this would probably be a premalignant sinus carcinoma bordering on squamous cell Ca needing resection. ...Read more
Pain and white discharge coming from inverted nipple, only in 1 breast. Discharge has been for yrs pre children but pain over past few days. Not red?
Check it out.: You didn't mention if the nipple inversion is a new finding. White discharge from the nipple usually turns out to be non-problematic, but I am concerned because you have pain and the inverted nipple. Even though breast cancer is usually not painful, and even though you are a young woman, please get your doctor to evaluate you. Better to be on the safe side here. Lgromkomd. ...Read more
Survival for 42yr. Woman, breast cancer both breasts, no smoking, drinking. 2 children. Pat. Grandmother and aunt died from it. Early stage. Nipple invert. Slowly from breast feeding over 9yrs. Saw dr.
Breast Cancer.: Breast cancer, even in both breasts, can be cured. It is difficult to give survival information without knowing stage and more details. But, this can be answered by your oncologist. ...Read more
Maybe, maybe not: If the tumor is benign then it might not need to come out. However, if it's in there long enough, it might start to cause problems like blocking the ducts to your mammary glands. Also, just because it's benign today doesn't mean it won't transform at some point. It might be worth having it out, if it's simple and easy to do. See your local surgeon for more ideas. ...Read more
Rectal prolapse: Exact causes are unknown in most cases. Rectal prolapse is generally more common in elderly women, although it may occur at any age and in both sexes. It is very rarely life-threatening, but the symptoms can be debilitating if left untreated. Most external prolapse cases can be treated successfully, often with a surgical procedure. See a Colo-rectal surgeon for an exam and discussion. Best wishes ...Read more
Papillomas are warts: All warts r caused by hpv virus, some strains of which r associated with cancer. Flat warts are caused by types 3, 10, & 8—all non-cancerous. Fp/dermatologist can remove them by freezing, chemicals, electro-dessication, possibly lasers. [some use the term papilloma to refer to skin tags]. ...Read more
Inverted t waves in v1-v4 are not uncommon, particularly in young women. They are even called "juvenile t wave pattern".
I gather you already saw a physician and had it checked? .
If no symptoms and normal work up, you should not worry.
If you have symptoms, a stress test with some imaging modality may be warranted.
Discuss again with your doctor. ...Read more
Some are a concern: Certain ones are considered premalignant, and need to be removed to biopsy. If you are not sure, go for another opinion. ...Read more
Not really: Not really. Those are just two different ways to describe the same abnormality seen in the ekg. ...Read more
Yes: Non-specific is anything that isn't perfectly normal but not necessarily abnormal. Inverted means it's upside down. That's not non-specific. ...Read more
What does a diagnosis of papilloma on the skin mean? How common are they ans what is the cause. The papilloma was pink and soft to touch.
Papilloma: Simply means finger like growth. There are multiple types, such as benign skin tag (cause unknown) or wart (caused by human papilloma virus) ...Read more
When I look at normal EKGs I commonly see negative (inverted) QRS complex. How come this isn't considered abnormal? Why doesn't anyone notice this?
ECG: The normal QRS may be predominantly negative in the anterior pre cordial leads and sometimes others. ...Read more
Dr, My2mns baby feeding only right brest since left has inverted. As its so soft, light, painless, guess it has dried. Bt huge size differnt. Wht shd do? Help
Inverted nipple: Your left breast has inverted nipple, the baby cannot make good grasp to suck milk, breast is o.k.Either you can use nipple shield or pump milk from left breast. You can consult -breast feeding consultant. Continue feeding from rt breast as much as possible. ...Read more