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Hi! i'm vem from ph. My mom was diagnosed with double primary ca. Adenocarcinoma of the lungs, squamous cells carcinoma of skin. Wil u help me?
What do you need?: The adenocarcinoma of the lung is extremely serious. The squamous carcinoma of the skin will almost certainly be cured by simple excision. Educate yourself about adenocarcinoma of the lung generally, and the markers and stage of her tumor and what is likely to be done for it. I'm glad you are there for her at this time. ...Read more
I'm worried because my uncle of age 65 yrs has focus of poorly differentiated squamous cell carcinoma at the base of the tongue he, what do you suggest?
I have 2 sm painless lumps on my scalp. 1st is size of a dime, 2nd is size of a pencil eraser. What r they & what type of doctor removes them?
Lipoma: A family doctor or dermatologist can remove lipomas. ...Read more
Sir, my sister got Multiple small peripherally arranged follicles in both ovaries and Stroma is thickened & echogenic. It it a matter of big panic ? i
Sonogram report: It is important that radiologic studies be interpreted within the clinical context. The doctor ordering the test will need to help you interpret the sonogram as they know details about her medical history. It sounds like the report describes polycystic ovarian syndrome. If she has irregular periods then this could fit. Confirm with her doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I’m 27 f.There appeard small pimple bumps on my chin & bottom area of the face.Retin-a cream prescribed by my doctor, though he's not sure of the pblm.?
Difficult to tell: Skin issues are very difficult to diagnosis without actually seeing and touching the lesion. Occasionally, doctors may even need to biopsy or culture the lesion to make a determination. Best to return to your family doctor or dermatologist to get you the best answer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Signet rng cell adenoc. Tumor in stomach blcking of pyloric canal remvd. Lymph nodes of immediate neg to de minimis for cancer. Prtn neg. Slight breach of tumor to colon. What test to see if spread?
What do you suggest if my uncle of age 65 yrs has focus of poorly differentiated squamous cell carcinoma at the base of the tongue he?
Resection: Most squamous Ca's of the tongue are on the lateral anterior 2/3 of tongue. If in the posterior tongue, the approach is by transhyoid pharyngotomy followed by RT and chemo if tumor large. This is especially true if bilateral cervical nodal disease is present. ...Read more
Brain not working properly,damaged brain,small vagina,stammering,one breast small and 2nd big,nose size problems ,one eye big 2nd small,tan in face,oc?
Some imbalance: between the two sides of the body is normal. W/out seeing you it's hard to tell if this falls in that range. Certainly speak w/your doc about these concerns. If you obsess about your body you MAY have body dysmofrphic disorder but that needs to be confirmed by a mental health professional. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I am a trainee of radiology & have a query. "what can be the reasons of multiple tiny echogenic foci throughout the liver both central & peripheral.
Tiny echogenic foci: The most common cause of "tiny echogenic foci throughout the liver" is punctate calcification secondary to prior granulomatous infection. Certain organisms are more common depending on what part of the world the patient has lived. Alternative considerations include gas bubbles within the biliary tree (pneumobilia) or the portal veins. There are differentiating imaging features. ...Read more
My father has a small tumor (signet ring cell) a little above the GE. He has gone through NA Chemo Radiation. What care shld we take b4 surgery?
First biopsy of a solitary nodule in the right lung, close to oblique wall, without cancer cells. Doctor sending me to different respirologist , why?
Not clear: Not exactly clear of situation. Presuming you are being sent to another pulmonologist for another diagnostic attempt/biopsy? As noted, the details: age, risk factors, symptoms, characteristics on the ct, on pet scan would impact degree of suspicion of cancer and suspicion maybe first biopsy false negative. Sounds like your doctor is looking out for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Son has small puncture/hole the size of pencil eraser in back of his throat. Do we seek medical attention?
Have 1st visit @Mayo Clinic next week due to removal of ALL intestines & rectum w/ileostomy. Faild Revrsl. Stoma has 3 holes instead of 1... Why?
Hello doctor,some blood kind of liquid comming out from my umbilical region(minimal subcutaneous collect at umbilical) kindly advise on this pls?
Blleding bellybutton: THE UMBILICUS IS A REMANENT THAT COMUNICATED YOUR GUT AND BLADDER TO THE PLACENTA CONTINUED DRAINAGE MAY NEED TO BE ADRESSED BY A SURGEON. IF LEFT ALONE THE MAYORITY HEAL ON THEIR OWN. SERIOUS CONDITION LIKE MECKELLS REQUIRES AN EXAMINATION WITH YOUR DOCTOR ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Granddaugher, 5, has small flat brown spot on labia x1 week. Referred to peds derm by peds MD. Odds of melanoma? Bx? No fam history of any cancer.
My mom has a lot of itching in whole body, aftr consltng physcian got infection detected thru wbc, eosinophils, esr, puss cells. Plz sugst spclist in this?
Skin biopsy of forehead came back with invaginating and dilated follicle with dermal fibrosis.Dr took another biopsy what are they looking for?
Skin biopsy: There are a number of benign skin tumors that arise from the hair follicle that can masquerade with features described in the biopsy. Without the ability to view the slide(s) nor read the actual report, my best guess is that they are rebiopsing to rule out certain variants that are still benign but are prone to recur and/or they simply want a better representative sample of the surrounding tissues ...Read more
Please plz helpultrasound shows 1.6cm tumor & other smaller spots in the liver, a large mass in the stomach?
Possible stomach Ca: Symptoms must be present to have ultrasound of stomach and liver. At this point PET/CAT essential to show the nature of stomach and liver lesions and possible mets elsewhere. If gastroscopy shows stomach cancer, at 49 gastrectomy needed. Bx of liver will show if lesions are malignant. Post surgery, chemoembolization or Yt microspheres given to liver followed by specific chemotherapy.needed. ...Read more