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How long can someone survive at stage five cancer?

How long can someone survive at stage five cancer?

See below: There are different ways to stage cancer, but stage 5 is not a recognized stage. You may consult this site for information on staging.
https://www. Cancer. Org/treatment/understanding-your-diagnosis/staging. Html ...Read more

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For what length of time can you live with stage five kidney failure?

For what length of time can you live with stage five kidney failure?

Ask the nephrologist: They will give you the lowdown. There is not a set number. It is dependent on many things including how good your heart, lungs, kidneys are and if you have high blood pressure and diabetes. Your nephrologist will know all this plus your current trends and perhaps can give you an idea. ...Read more

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I'm on, dialysis just started I'm in, stage five Kindney failure. Why are my bones hurting so bad and for long periods of time?

I'm on, dialysis just started I'm in, stage five Kindney failure. Why are my bones hurting so bad and for long periods of time?

Bones hurting: You must have your Kidney specialist refer you to a bone specialist without delay.
If xrays of your bones have not been taken care of, that is a "MUST DO"!

Hope things go OK! ...Read more

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I have been told I have a stage five aortic aneurism. I want to locate a vascular surgeon in the Springfield, MA or Albany, NY area.

I have been told I have a stage five aortic aneurism. I want to locate a vascular surgeon in the Springfield, MA or Albany, NY area.

A teaching hospital.: A University hospital in SpringfieldU Tufts U. Medical Center, or any of the reputed medical centers in New York, such as Mount Sinai, Presbyterial would be excellent choices. I do not know exactly how big the aneurysm is, where is located etc. If you are seeking a specialist in any of these places, please take a copy of the CT or the ultrasound with you and contact them soon. ...Read more

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What are the five stages of therapy?

What are the five stages of therapy?

5 Stages of loss as: In grief therapy? Denial, anger, bargaining
depression, ; acceptance. They don't always come in order ; you may repeat phases as the depth of grieving your loss deepens. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my sister is 53 years old and was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer five years ago. For years the cancer w?

What do you suggest if my sister is 53 years old and was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer five years ago. For years the cancer w?

Excellent control: Stage 4 breast can be controlled with systemic therapy very well, even for more than 5 years. This is most commonly seen in patients who have stage 4 disease because of spread to the bone only, as opposed to the liver, brain, lungs, etc. Regardless, women are living longer with stage 4 breast cancer because of better systemic treatment. While cancer well controlled with chemo, patients will live. ...Read more

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Does lymes flare up after five yrs?

Does lymes flare up after five yrs?

It can: Lyme bacteria can hide out in all different types of tissue and undergo changes from a bacteria to a cyst form. When conditions become favorable, it may change back from cyst to active bacterial form. So, yes, it can remain dormant. By the same token, you may also have gotten reinfected 5 years later and even with a different strain of the over 100 strains of lyme bacteria. ...Read more

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What are five medicinal uses of orange?

What are five medicinal uses of orange?

Medicinal, etc: 1) Orange Juice;
2) Orange Julius;
3) Deoderant;
4) Extract will clean dirt and kill roaches;
5) Most important: Screwdriver ...Read more

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What five foods not to eat before running?

What five foods not to eat before running?

Heavy foods: Best not to eat heavy foods

including
greasy/fatty
high protein (especially if large serving size)
large portions
usually acidic foods bother people (oj, tomato juice, citrus fruit)
physically hard foods (such as nuts). ...Read more

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Is five hour energy bad for you and how bad?

Is five hour energy bad for you and how bad?

Can be: The suplement can raise blood presure and heart rate. Pts with history of hypertension and arrythmias shouldn't use this. Pts with history of coronary atrery disease shouldn't take this as well. ...Read more

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I have been married for five without a child?

I have been married for five without a child?

Time for consult: If you have been trying for this long without success it is time to schedule a visit with a fertility center. Both you and your partner need an evaluation looking for fixable conditions. If nothing is found they can educate you on alternative methods to establish a pregnancy. ...Read more

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What to do if I have headache for five month?

What to do if I have headache for five month?

See a Dr. Asap: Headaches for 5 months is unfortunate and you need to be evaluated with a thorough history and exam. Triggers of the headache hopefully can be determined and then treated accordingly. ...Read more

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Had cough for five weeks should I be worried?

Had cough for five weeks should I be worried?

Prolonged cough: Viral infections can cause a cough that lasts up to 8 weeks or so. It depends on whether you have other symptoms such as shortness of breath, pain, fever, sputum production, or edema. If you have any of these then yes you should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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Is defecating four or five times a day normal?

Is defecating four or five times a day normal?

No: Most patterns are 1 or 2 per day. If you find you have to go every day 4-5 times you might need an evaluation by a gastroenterologist and something is irritating your colon. ...Read more

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Is five inches large or small for a 14 year old?

Is five inches large or small for a 14 year old?

Penis size: Are you talking about penis size?
Taken from a table in the textbook adolescent health care: a practical guide.
Average length at age 10 to 11: 1.6 inches (4 cm) to 3.1 inches (8 cm). ...Read more

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How much food should I give my five year old son?

How much food should I give my five year old son?

So he's not hungry: This seems obvious but it can be difficult, especially if they are being picky. A healthy 5 y/o won't starve, so if he's just occasionally picky, it's fine. There should be a small amount of meat, a decent amount of fruits and veggies during the day (about 1/2 cup or so at each meal), and some bread product, but not too much. If you're still not sure, or he's losing weight, discuss with your ped. ...Read more

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What is a suger lavel in fifty five year old man?

What is a suger lavel in fifty five year old man?

Depends on eating: Blood sugar (a test for diabetes) can be measured at various times. A fasting blood sugar should be less than 100 mg/dl, and a blood sugar taken randomly should not exceed 200 mg/dl. Blood sugar 2 hours after a meal should be less than 140. If you think you have high blood sugar, you should see your doctor for a blood draw. ...Read more

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Masturbating five times a day normal for a female?

Masturbating five times a day normal for a female?

Masturbation: The number of times people masturbate may vary greatly for an individual, male or female. Typically, males do it more than females however that isn't always true. As long as it isn't interfering with your life, or hurting anybody that is important to you than there isn't such a thing as too much masturbation. There is no such thing as a normal amount of masturbation. ...Read more

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I've had five c-sections could I have another one?

I've had five c-sections could I have another one?

Yes: The risk for complications with each cesarean is slightly higher after the second cesarean. That risk is not significantly different after the third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, and eight. Several studies have suggested that the risk does go up again after the ninth cesarean. ...Read more

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What can cause bleeding five days after cycle ends?

What can cause bleeding five days after cycle ends?

Hormone balance: Abnormal vaginal bleeding usually resulting from a hormonal imbalance.
The amount of estrogen needed in the proliferative stage varies for each woman. The type of abnormal bleeding is a
reflection of the level of estrogen released.
For example, women with lower-levels of estrogen will have intermittent spotting
while those with higher levels will have less spotting. ...Read more

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What are the five foods not to eat before swimming?

What are the five foods not to eat before swimming?

Subscience: Most advice about "what to eat and not to eat" is subscience. I'm a swimmer and looked around online for the origin of this tale -- it turned out to be warning not to be drunk or eat something that will make you pass a lot of intestinal gas or that adds a lot of weight just before a competitive swim meet. The tale about not eating before a recreational swim doesn't seem evidence-based. ...Read more

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What could cause pain after surgery five weeks ago?

What could cause pain after surgery five weeks ago?

Many different cause: Of coruse the type of surgery is a definite factor. One type of pain- neuropathic- can occur long after the "insult" to the body has healed. This type of pain responds to drugs like gabapentin, snri's and other drugs that work in the nervous system unlike narcotics. ...Read more

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How can I complete five axis diagnosis for someone?

How can I complete five axis diagnosis for someone?

Need training: Only those with psychological or psychiatric training should spend time diagnosing someone. ...Read more

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Why do I have a headache, that has lasted five days?

Why do I have a headache, that has lasted five days?

Urgent eval: You should be seen today to make sure not stroke, aneurysm, or other dangerous issue. ...Read more

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How do I safely lose two to five kilos in two months

How do I safely lose two to five kilos in two months

Lose 1 pound / week: You're talking about 5-11 pounds in 9 weeks. It is possible with an aggressive diet and exercise program to lose 1 pound a week; however, I have some warnings for you. The begining weight will be easy to lose because it is mostly water weight. After that, you will plateau. After you are finished with your wedding or 2-month goal date, your weight will return unless you keep up your whole new life. ...Read more

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Why do I have to set five alarms to finally wake up?

Why do I have to set five alarms to finally wake up?

Sleepiness: You have difficulty awakening and this sleepiness could be due to sleep apnea, circadian rhythm problems like late sleeping or early awakening with poor sleep hygiene or insufficient sleep. Other causes of poor and fragmented sleep needs to be considered as well. Early mornings we also have longer and deeper sleep periods called rem sleep and it is generally harder to awaken from them. ...Read more

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How long will a procedure take to get five cavities filled?

How long will a procedure take to get five cavities filled?

Depends...: Filling five teeth or even one tooth depends on. Which tooth, extent of decay, how easily you numb up and your doctors speed and capability. There is no way to know all of these but you an ask your dentist what he thinks and how long it will take. ...Read more