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Breast cancer stage 4

Dear Doctor My grandmother is suffering with stage 4 braest cancer (spread to lever )since 8montns Now her stomach and legs are swelling and she is unable to eat Is there any medicine to control the swelling ? Is this any serious ? Please advise doctor.

Larynx Growth...

Hi All, My father having hoarseness issue from last year. After PET Scan following impression get in PET Scan report, What does mean??? " Metabolically active soft tissue density transglottic lesion on right side involving the right aryepiglottic fold and right vocal card with extensions, as described - Primary." "No other abnormal hypermetabolic focus noted in rest of visualised body"


Hi all.. My brother has undergone BIOPSY test and daignosis comment says... Features are suggestive of high grade HEMATOLYMPHOID Malignancy.. What does it mean? Your response much appreciated. Thanks in advance..


My husband goes a VA doctor, well he received medication that stated it was for prostate cancer. Hes lost an incredible amount of weight. Anyway his doctor never mentioned this medication. I'm guessing he has it or why would they send the medication, right?

Is a low platelet count a sign of cancer?

When I went for my regular checkup this week, I was told that I had low platelets. Ever since I came to know, I have been panicking and I searched the web. But I am really panicking, is it a possibility that I have low platelets cancer?

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