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My oncologist thinks I have an abscess.He did a blood culture so i will get results.Big painful lump still there.Is it inflammatory breast cancer?
Possibly: What is the extent of inflammation around the underlying breast mass? Has an ultrasound of the breast been done? A surgeon with ultrasound can determine if there is an abscess and aspirated it, clean the cavity and with serial treatments possibly resolve the infection without necessitating an open i & d of the abscess. ...Read more
Had CT scan because of headaches and prior head trauma. Results "soft tissue thickening in nasopharynx, has slowly been increasing". Tumor, adnoids?
Mildly prominent nasopharyngeal soft tissue, sent for further detailed assessmen. T what does it means?
Probably nothing: To me it sounds like absolutely nothing. I'm guessing that this was picked up on an x-ray or cat scan done for some other reason. It sounds like absolutely nothing to me and nothing that i think you need to be concerned about. That being said, the only information I have is the question that you posed so i would defer to the physician guiding your care for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
What is prominent lymphoid tissue in the nasopharynx and oropharynx, and 1.5cm lymph node in the anterior and posterior cervical chain means, help?
Ct report?: I presume this is on a ct report or mri. It means the adenoid tissue in nasopharyngeal area and tonsil and/or base of tongue tissue is enlarged or prominent. It is a description of findings but not really anything unusual. The lymph nodes are slightly enlarged in the front (anterior) and back(posterior) drainage pathways in the neck. ...Read more
I have a culture proven candida overgrowth due to 5 years of taking broad spectrum antibiotics for acne. After taking a year of Amphotericin B troches and 3 months of nasal spray for oral and nasopharnyx/sinus candida my ID doctor prescribed Voriconazol
Incomplete question!: There is a 150 character limit, and your question was cut off. Please ask again, and know we won't be able to track your previous question. So keep the question brief but complete, but there is a place to list your meds and medical problems, which will help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer