Breast Cancer Treatment

It involves five basic stages from o to IV and includes sub stages depending upon the condition if the tumour. Paget’s disease is controlled by surgery of the nipple followed by radiation to check the further spreading of the cancer. In biological therapy, the protein herceptin is used to treat the metastatic conditions in women.

It involves five basic stages from o to IV and includes sub stages depending upon the condition if the tumour. Paget’s disease is controlled by surgery of the nipple followed by radiation to check the further spreading of the cancer. In biological th ... More

Health Q&A
Fear of getting cancer

I have been exposed to radiation many times 1. arm x- ray 3 times 2. abdomen x-ray once 3. abdomen CT scan once I was not worried about negative effects of radiation exposure. but recently again I went through two more x rays one for pelvic joint and another for a back heel that is when this thing actually got stuck in my mind that I might develop cancer later in my life. Right now I am too much into this thing that I can't get this out of my head. please explain to me. should I be worried about it? Or, I am unnecessarily thinking too much.

Cystic Lesion

My father has large (12 × 8.5 × 7 cms) thin walled cystic lesion with fluid intensity seen in the right upper back region between medial border of right scapula and spine in the plane of right trapezius muscle. No evidence of intra thoracic extension of lesion seen. Above report is from MRI throrax Report. Kindly advise treatment for same and which Dr to consult to and also is there any treatment without surgery like removal of liquid by needle or etc

Cancer in uterus

My mother in law has 65yrs and had cancer in uterus before 7years taken chemo and doing well. But from 3-4 month she has difficulty in sleeping breathing also swollen face neck. Again taken treatment from cancer hospital and Doctor has given medicines and remove water from lungs from backside She is feeling well but still having problem to sleep. Next appointment is on 9/1/16. What is best for her to get sleep as she is not sleeping from 2-3 days? Why all this happened after a gap of 7-8yrs? Is this a sigh of cancer in lungs? Why is feeling unwell ghabrahat?

Squamous cell carcinoma

Recently my father has got diagoned with Squamous cell carcinoma.today he has undergone some advanced Citi scan. I have attached reports please advise.

SCC tumor on scalp treatm

My mother has a small bump of 2 cm on scalp from 10 years. From last Feb we noticed sudden growth in size. Consulted neuro surgeon and operated as diagnosed lifoma. After 2 months we notice again small bump araises in same location. Then we enquired for biopsy result. It is shown SCC. Then same operated with oncologist with adjuvant radiotherapy. It that time margins clear and informed treatment working well. During that time small 2.5 mm nodules identified in lung with pet scan. Doctors told no need to see now it needs follow up. After 3 months now with CT scan multiple lesions noticed in lung with max size 40 X 35 mm. 20X15 mm near spinal . What does this means. What gone worng with us. 1. Earlier cancer not identified in any test during first operation. 2. During second operation and radiotherapy lung nodule also treated? Now I want to know what is next action to be taken and what stage of cancer is this. Please inform me .

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