Cancer Surgery

Health Q&A
Shoul I go for chemotherapy or not

I have been diagnosed for rectum cancer. Their wall thicking of 15mm in width and 61 mm in length. Doctor said this situation is now for very long why didn't you came before. I said I had not problem at all that is why. My report shows low haemoglobin 6.5 and my age is 83. I'm thin amd week. Just to take opinion if I should go for chemotherapy or not

Test to know TSH LEVELS

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 ?

Tumour in Breast

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

Liver cancer pain

My Father has liver cancer and he is suffering from huge pain. Please help so that we can relieve him from pain

Radiation oncologist

My mother is getting IGRT treatment for metastatic breast cancer now for 15 cycles along with chemo therapy.Some one is saying that patients who are taking radiation therapy are causes problems to children'health.so we should keep children to keep distance from the patient.Is this correct?

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Dr. Lokesh K N - Oncologist
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Dr. Suresh Babu M.C - Oncologist
Dr. Suresh Babu M.C Oncologist (MBBS, MD - Oncology, DM - Oncology) 16 years experience Macs Clinic
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