I had total thyroidectomy due to Thyroid cancer, I would like to know my TSH levels before I appear for RADIO ACTIVE IODINE TREATMENT. What is the test I should ask for in the lab ? I mean what is the test name should I ask for TSH test or T4 and TSH test ?
I hv shifting pain in legs and hands also some chest tightness with a lil pain in chest ribs for which I consulted doctor he gave medicines and it has reduced .though i hv not done any tests. My mom had breast and bone cancer .Is there a chance of me getting it. What are the symptoms . Also there is some sound that comes from my stomach don't know wat it is. I also get some sounds in legs while walking especially near knee..
I have stomach pain and it's not going despite treatment
All the symptoms I have are of stomach cancer when I searched online.
What kind of doctor can check if I have stomach cancer of not ?
What kind of doctor should I go to.?
What do we call those doctors who test if cancer is there or not ?
I have no idea
Please help !
1. What tests are to be undergone by a patient to find out whether a tumour in a breast is cancerous or not?
2. Is biopsy be done before or after removal of a lump from a breast?
3. How much approximately it costs for the surgery
MY MOTHER , SADHAN DEVI, AGE-55,
SHE HAS LEFT BREAST LUMPS IN FEB 2015. ITS DIGNOSED AND DONE WITH LUMPECTOMY . AFTER FEW MONTH OF THIS , SHE COMPLAINED SOME PUS IN LEFT BREAST. WE CONSULTED DOCTOE AND TOOK MEDICINE AFTERT THIS ITS CURED. IN MARCH 2016, SHE AGAIN FOUND SAME PROBLEM IN LEFT BREAST . DOCTOR ADVISED TO DO FNAC. FNAC indicated tuberculosis mastitis. she took 9 month treatment of DOT. after one month of co,completion of treatment, recently she complained pain in right breast . after diagnosis, she has tumors ( acute mastitis )in right breast and armpit area.
please advise what could be root cause for this problem?