Cancer Treatment

Health Q&A
CML type blood leukemia

Some doctors treat using IMANIB tablets only,while others prescribe chemo. Under what circumstances,both are used? If tablets will suffice,then why chemotherapy is still in vogue?

Suffering multiple myloma

Suffering from multiple myloma wbc infected and goes on decreasing life time treatiment gets heavyness with pain in legs rest better

Cancer in right breast

On 9th of December my sister went under an operation for removal of a lump in her right breast. Today, on 9th of January we got reports for the slides and blocks given by the surgeon. The doctors said that it is cancer. We don't know how to proceed. Stage of cancer is still unknown. Should we seek help from other countries? Or is it possible to get a cure from cancer cells in India ?

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

Thyroid cancer

Underwent total thyroidectomy 4 yrs ago. On 150 mcg eltroxin. My period duration is for 2 days. Is it normal? Suggest.

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