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Doctor insights on: Seminal Vesicle Cancer Symptoms

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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 causes seminal vesicle enlargement?

What causes seminal vesicle enlargement?

Duct obstruction: Ejaculatory duct obstruction (EDO) is a congenital or acquired pathological condition which is characterized by the obstruction of one or both ejaculatory ducts. Thus, the efflux of (most constituents of) semen is not possible. It is a cause of male infertility and / or pelvic pain. This can cause enlargement of the seminal vesicles. See a urologist. ...Read more

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Will tamsulosin help a seminal vesicle?

Will tamsulosin help a seminal vesicle?

Not known to.: Tamsulosin targets alpha1a-adrenergic receptors, which are found in abundance on the seminal vesicles. Despite this, the effect on the seminal vesicles is unknown, and there is no known clinical benefit. Because tamsulosin relaxes the bladder neck, ejaculation with orgasm results in the ejaculate entering the bladder instead of leaving the penis. This is called retrograde ejaculation. ...Read more

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My brother who is 17yrs old was diagnose with an enlarged seminal vesicle, what can cause this and what could happen after this?

My brother who is 17yrs old was diagnose with an enlarged seminal vesicle, what can cause this and what could happen after this?

Lots of different ca: Lots of different causes
most not serious
infection,
best see dortor and follow treatment program
consult urologist. ...Read more

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What r possible explanations 4 a seminal vesicle emptying nearly every time I urinate? 2yrs of penile pain now, but this is a very recent development

What r possible explanations 4 a seminal vesicle emptying nearly every time I urinate? 2yrs of penile pain now, but this is a very recent development

SEMINAL VESSICLE: This is a storage area that fills the ejaculatory duct prior to ejaculation. There are 2 and they are behind the stem of the bladder. If there is a fluid discharge that follows urination it needs to be tested in a lab to determine it's source. ...Read more

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Pain in the left abdomen side, Anal pain, ultra sonic results: shows bulky right seminal vesicle with cystic dilatation of seminal ducts.?

Pain in the left abdomen side, Anal pain, ultra sonic results: shows bulky right seminal vesicle with cystic dilatation of seminal ducts.?

Left abdominal pain: Left side abdominal pain/ anal pain may be constipation, fissures, hemorrhoids, herpetic infection radiculopathy, neuropathy, increased intraabdominal pressure, post surgical adhesions or diverticulitis, inflammatory.

The sonogram testes abnormalities were on the right so it is much less likely to be a cause.

Discuss with your doctor recent abdominal/pelvic CT/MRI results and your pain. ...Read more

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I was wondering, do cancer symptoms appear suddenly?

I was wondering, do cancer symptoms appear suddenly?

Sometimes: There are certain types of cancers that can give you sudden symptoms. If you have a particular concern, please discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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What are common ovarian cancer symptoms?

What are common ovarian cancer symptoms?

Variable: Abdominal distension, abdominal pain pain and bloating are the most common symptoms. ...Read more

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Are you familiar with cervical cancer symptoms and signs?

Are you familiar with cervical cancer symptoms and signs?

Depends on stage: Early cervical cancer usually has no symptoms or signs. It is important to have regular pap examinations for early detection. With later stage cancer, there may be irregular bleeding, bleeding with intercourse, ulcer and/or mass on cervix, foul smelling discharge, abdominal pain, urinary problems, weight loss, anemia and if left untreated, death. ...Read more

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I'm wondering why are cervical cancer symptoms so confusing?

I'm wondering why are cervical cancer symptoms so confusing?

They are not: The symptoms of cancer are always somewhat varied. In this regard cervix cancer does what cancers in general do. They bleed (abnormal bleeding) and there is a growth of a tumor on the surface of the cervix which can be easily seen by a doctor (on pelvic examination). When there is a growth, we do a biopsy and cancer can be easily seen under the microscope. So there is nothing confusing about it ...Read more

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Skin cancer symptoms?

Skin cancer symptoms?

Follow the 'ABCDE's: A- asymmetry
b- border irregular/blurry
c- color uneven
d- diameter > 1/4 inch
e- elevated or evolving

http://www. Skincancer. Org/skin-cancer-information/melanoma. ...Read more

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What are the prostate cancer symptoms?

What are the prostate cancer symptoms?

Here are some. ..: In the early stage of prostate cancer, the patient would not feel any discomfort at all for a long time - years / decades. But how to handle the perplexing debates on the diagnosis and care for prostate cancer? Please peruse some articles in http://formefirst. Com/FreeInfoProstate. Html; thereby, you will gain substantial insights on how to deal with this sort of realistic living. ...Read more

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What are some metastatic cancer symptoms?

What are some metastatic cancer symptoms?

It depends: The symptoms depend on the location of metastasis and the organ involved. General symptoms include fatigue, loss of appetite and weight loss. Often times metastasis can be silent (asymptomatic). ...Read more

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Cancer symptoms mistaken for pregnancy symptoms?

Cancer symptoms mistaken for pregnancy symptoms?

No: The cancer symptoms depend to type of cancer and location, and is not mistaken for pregnancy ...Read more

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Can you tell me what are uterine cancer symptoms?

Can you tell me what are uterine cancer symptoms?

Abnormal bleeding.: Symptoms of endometrial (uterine) cancer may include: vaginal bleeding after menopause, bleeding between periods, blood-tinged discharge from the vagina, pain during sex, and pelvic pain. Unexplained weight loss is another possibly sign. Most uterine cancers happen in postmenopausal women. Obesity is another risk factor. If you are concerned see a doctor or other provider or visit a clinic. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me the prostate cancer symptoms?

Can you please tell me the prostate cancer symptoms?

Several, but rare.: Most prostate cancers in this country are detected by psa screening, and have no initial signs or symptoms. Beyond this group, the first sign can be a nodule or lump felt on the prostate during a digital rectal exam (dre). More advanced cases present with symptoms, such a difficult urination, bone pain, and neurologic deficits, but his is much more rare in a contemporary screened population. ...Read more

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How come ovarian cancer symptoms present like GI problems?

See below: There is probably not a good answer. Ovarian cancer does not have specific symptoms and causes vague abdominal symptoms that are similar to GI symptoms. See this site for more info about ovarian cancer.
http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001891/. ...Read more

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Rectal cancer symptoms only 18. Was a bump near, not on anus now gone?

Rectal cancer symptoms only 18. Was a bump near, not on anus now gone?

Rectal bump: A perianal bump in as young person is hard to determine, particularly since it has self resolved.
Could you have had a boil?
was it a blister?
Young person, if you are not bleeding, no pain, bump is resolved, healthy.
Ia will not worry.
Should it recur please see your physician. ...Read more

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What are bone cancer symptoms? What are the symptoms of bone cancer and how is bone cancer diagnosed?

What are bone cancer symptoms? What are the symptoms of bone cancer and how is bone cancer diagnosed?

Depends: Please refer to this excellent resource for more details:

http://www. Cancer. Net/cancer-types/bone-cancer. ...Read more

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How quickly do colon cancer symptoms occur? Would you expect to see 2/3 symptoms with a few weeks. Thank you

How quickly do colon cancer symptoms occur? Would you expect to see 2/3 symptoms with a few weeks. Thank you

Colon cancer symptom: Symptoms are very late sigh of colon cancer. But need more detail on what you call symptoms. Blood in stool? Tarry stool? Obstructed GI signs. Don't wait for symptoms to Dx colon cancer. With Hx of testicular Ca I would be more worried about this. Discuss with Dr. Now. ...Read more

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I get hoarse 1 -2 times per yr. Cortisone fixes it. Last 6 months has happened 3 times. Am scared of cancer. Does cortisone stop cancer symptoms?

I get hoarse 1 -2 times per yr. Cortisone fixes it. Last 6 months has happened 3 times. Am scared of cancer. Does cortisone stop cancer symptoms?

Not likely: If the hoarseness were from cancer it would not go away even with cortisone treatment. You should consult your doctor to avoid further damage. If you smoke or use tobacco in any form, quit while you are ahead. ...Read more

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Colonoscopy coming up worried about it being cancer symptoms leading to test had for 6-10 years doc said if it was cancer Is this a correct notion?

Colonoscopy coming up worried about it being cancer symptoms leading to test had for 6-10 years doc said if it was cancer Is this a correct notion?

Yes: The common use of colonoscopy is to define appearance of new colon lesions that are asymptomatic. At times needed for bx. Tumors of the colon do not remain stable and asymptomatic. They grow eventually producing a napkin ring lesion that obstructs and often bleeds. This is associated with drop in Hg level. If any mild symptoms present for several years probably inflammatory in nature. ...Read more

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What are common lung cancer symptoms?

What are common lung cancer symptoms?

Depends: Early stage lung cancer can be asymptomatic or no symptoms. Often it is found incidentally by chest xray or chest ct scan. Ct scan screening for high risk patients has shown to be effective. Larger cancers can cause symptoms such as bleeding (hemoptysis), wheezing, weight loss and other symptoms. ...Read more

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What are common stomach cancer symptoms?

What are common stomach cancer symptoms?

Stomach cancer: Stomach cancer can present with various symptoms. The most common are indigestion, abdominal pain and cramps, regurgitation (food just won't go down and come back up) and weight loss. Some people have bleeding resulting in dark or black feces. They become very weak due to anemia. Loss of appetite and pain when eating are also common. With advanced disease fever and night sweats can occur. ...Read more

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Could you explain breast cancer symptoms to me?

Could you explain breast cancer symptoms to me?

Varies: Often no signs - if picked up on mammogram. Otherwise a growing mass in the breast, or lung in the armpit, nipple discharge or inversion, edema of the breast, or redness of the breast. Also a sudden change in breast size. ...Read more

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Please tell me what are leukemia cancer symptoms?

Please tell me what are leukemia cancer symptoms?

Depends on the type: Of leukemia. There are many different types of leukemias and there is wide range of symptoms. The common symptoms are weakness, pallor, bleeding in mucus membrane and skin, lymph node enlargement, fever, infections etc. See this site for more info.
http://www. Webmd. Com/cancer/tc/leukemia-topic-overview. ...Read more

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Blood cancer symptoms?

Blood cancer symptoms?

Several: Common presenting symptoms/signs include fatigue, increased bleeding/bruising, frequent infections, and abnormal blood tests. ...Read more