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Type Cancer Causes Swollen Spleen
I have prominent nucleoli n forming clumps on film with abnormal lymphocytes. Also swollen spleen. Are my Dr's concerns for cancer justified and why?
Yes, abnormal blood: Yes, because blood cancers often present with high white cell count(WBC) and enlargement of the spleen. If you tell us your CBC results(including white blood count and % lymphocytes) we can be more certain of what is going on in your blood. Further blood tests are often necessary to make a certain diagnosis. ...Read more
My husbands spleen died. Drs have no idea why. All blood tests were taken for cancer and came back ok. What do you think caused his spleen to die?
Wt to expect:hep c-cirrhosis, liver cancer spread to spleen, lung and bone- tumors in the spine compressed spinal cord-caused paralysis, done surgical
I have stage4 cirrhosis would that cause several swollen portal lymph nodes in pancreas and spleen
2 CM x 1" long tonsil. Other normal. Been larger for about 10 years. No pain no swollen lymphs if not cancer, what causes this? Very scared.
Tonsillitis: Should consult a ENT dr.May need tonsillectomy. ...Read more
I haven swollen tumours on my left forearm it does not cause any pain...Is it cancer...It does not cause ani pain... ?
Needs an examination: You need to see your physician or primary care to examine you and discern what the swelling actually is. It might be an infection, a benign non cancerous fat tumors such as lipomas but cancerous tumors would be on the differential. All the above causes can cause painless swellings, again would stress you to see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What could cause a swollen lymph node that doesn't go away? Is there a great chance of it being cancer if it's been there for years?
No!: Cancer containing lymph nodes would grow in size over a period of months. Since yours has not increased in size over years, it is highly unlikely that you would have cancer. The size of the lymph node also matters. cancerous nodes are generally over 1CM in size and growing to 2-3 cm over a period of less than one year. So you should be OK. If the node is 2 cm or larger, then showit it to yr Doc ...Read more
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