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Treatments For Papillary Hidradenoma
Sir After Biopsy I Found High grade papillary urothellium carcinoma
I'm so worried about it.
If treatment is possible and what kind of treatment is.
It depends....: What did your doctor advise you to do next? Please tell us where is your tumor/biopsy site? Is it from your urinary bladder? Ask your doctor the stage of your tumor. Good treatment is available for superficial bladder Cancer, if that is what you have. If not satisfied with your current doctor, a second opinion from another Urologist may satisfy your needs better. ...Read more
The dartmouth study on papillary thyroid cancer seemed to imply that a watch and wait approach may be appropriate vs.A tt or other treatment. Is it too risky?
Not recommended: Even though papillary thyroid cancer is non-aggressive, it can kill you. It's after all a cancer. Thyroid surgery is now safer, especially in the hand of an experienced surgeon. The risk is much less than leaving a cancer in for a watch and wait aproach. Worst thing to do is to wait 10 yrs until you are now older with more medical problems and now have to go for surgery. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Please help! what is the treatment of choice for papillary carcinoma thyroid discovered in a hemi thyroidectomy specimen?
Options: Typically, if the carcinoma is 1cm or larger, then the other half of the thyroid is removed. If it is smaller than 1cm and unifocal (as opposed to multifocal), then the other side can be observed or removed. However, it really depends on multiple factors that you and your surgeon will have to discuss. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Detected of low grade ureothelial papillary carcinoma. Suggested to go for BCG treatment. It is of ta stage. Approx how long to recover?
Short: Bcg treatments are over in a short time frame of several weeks. It is usually not a difficult treatment. Your urologist can address any and all your concerns...Please ask him/her. ...Read more
Left thyroid papillary carcinoma. Some follicular cells show hurthle cell/oncocytic changes. Is the treatment generally thyroidectomy & rad. Iodine?
Just had a total thyroidectomy and 10 days after rai treatment for papillary cancer body scan revealed that the lymph nodes are affected on left side.?
It's ok: If it lights up on post treatment wbs, that means it's getting kill. Give it time. Follow your doc advise. The followup lab and wbs will determine if the rai worked. Good luck. ...Read more