Doctor insights on:
Thymoma Cancer Cause Menstrual Cycle
Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more
My girlfriend has missed her menstrual period for about a year and she peed blood once, could it be cancer?
3cm thymoma detected. Pet suv peak 3.8 with nearby lymph node 0.7-1cm. Results inconclusive. Is a biopsy dangerous to do. Is cancer spillage possible?
My doctor wants to use biological therapy instead of chemotherapy for my slow growing thymoma cancer. Could that treatment be effective?
What do you suggest if my doctor wants to use biological therapy instead of chemotherapy for my slow growing thymoma cancer?
Reasonable: Chemotherapy is the primary recommended systemic treatment for thymic carcinoma, but other agents have been studied. Per the guidelines, biologic therapy octreotide is a second line agent. Many other biologic therapies have been studied.There are many reasons to not use chemo in any patient. Ultimately, discuss the pros/cons with your doctor. A second opinion can be helpful if you are uncertain. ...Read more
Sir.... Can u please tell me the causes of abnormal breast enlargment, with no lump or no cancer. Normal menstrual cycle, n normal every thing?
Breast reduction: In women enlarged breasts can be familial or occur due to hormonal changes or increased weight or rarely, asymmetric increase in size with one breast significantly larger than the other. If the enlarged breasts are associated with back & neck pain, bra straps digging into shoulders, rashes in breast folds etc then you may be considered for breast reduction surgery. See a plastic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No, Not likely: No such concerns.Get a more detailed answer ›
Maybe perimenopause: Many women will see changes in their monthly cycle as they reach an older reproductive age. Different cycle legnth as well as bleeding amount changes are common. Some are normal aging changes, others may be due to treatable conditions. See your ob/gyn to discuss your cycles and what you can do for them. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Talk to your gyn: Abnormal uterine bleeding can have many causes. They include the following: Pregnancy Miscarriage Ectopic pregnancy Adenomyosis Use of some birth control methods, such as an intrauterine device (IUD) or birth control pills Infection of the uterus or cervix Fibroids Problems with blood clotting Polyps Endometrial hyperplasia Certain types of cancer, such as cancer of the uterus, cervix, or vagina ...Read more
Thymoma is a type of cancer where the uncontrolled growth of thymus cells may cause compress the nearby lung or esophagus causing cough, shortness of breath, difficulty swallowing, and chest pain. Thymomas are also associated with diseases where the immune system targets ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- 14 day menstrual cycle causes
- Can a low carb diet cause a late menstrual cycle?
- Can taking vitamins cause me to miss my menstrual cycle?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Two menstrual cycles in one month causes
- What causes vaginal bleeding after a regular menstrual cycle?
- Short menstrual cycle causes
- Could stress cause a missed period or change in my menstrual cycle
- Talk to a gynecologist online for free