Lung Cancer Treatment

Three objectives are generally applied for lung cancer treatment, which includes curing of the disease, controlling lung cancer and helping the patient to feel comfortable.Early studies hint that individuals with SCLC were treated better with chemotherapy than surgery.Respiratory symptoms of lung cancer include coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath or coughing up blood.

Three objectives are generally applied for lung cancer treatment, which includes curing of the disease, controlling lung cancer and helping the patient to feel comfortable.Early studies hint that individuals with SCLC were treated better with chemoth ... More

Health Q&A
Myelofibrosis

I am anemic for past 6 months. I have a hemoglobin of 7.4 and it drops. I get transfused every 3 weeks. I want to see what are my treatment options? Would Imitinef Mercilet help?

Bill Duct Blocage & Liver Problem

Dear Sir/Madam, My Father had a surgery (Gallbladder Remove as it decompose) on 2012. Second surgery done on 2015 (Bill duct blockage) at Gastro Kidny Care Hospital. Now he got admit again in hospital due to JONDISH. As per Doctor 60% liver was not working (Infected). Also found blockage on bill duct again. Also found tumor tendency. Please suggest what we can do now or which hospital we should have to go.

Endometrium thickness

My aunt is 53 now she had her periods stopped before but now after 2 years she is having her period now we visited doctor she took scan and said her endometrium size is 3.6cm and polyp is present Now they say 10 percent chances are there for cancer So is that true it is harmful or not What is the percentage of cancer for my aunt we are all so much worried pls give us solutions

Ductal carcinoma -beast

My mother got cytopathology report which shows ductal carcinoma -beast i want to consult about this and understand the disease what does it means and treatment for that . report shows it as follows:- Received Prepared smears . Smears Show high Cellularity comprising of many cells in loose groups as well as singly showing scanty to moderate amount of cytoplasm . Cell nuceli are enlarged , hyperchromatic ,pleomorphic and show prominent nucleoli . Nuclear chromatin is coarse . Focal glandular pattern is seen. The Given Smears show features indicative of ductal carcinoma -Beast , Advised Correlation with mammoagraphics findings . please advice for the proper definition and treatment for this

New skin pigmentation

There is a skin pigmentation on the side of my face and I'm not sure if its cancerous or not. It is symmetrical, and no wierd colors, but I'm still worried

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What You Must Eat to Beat Colon Cancer

Colon is a part of the large intestine where water and salts are absorbed from the semi-digested food before wastes are thrown out of the body in form of stool.Colon cancer is uncontrolled growth of cells in the large intestine that takes the form of tumor and destroys normal tissue cells ...

Current Cancer Profile of India:who Data

Cancer is the uncontrolled growth of cells, which can invade and spread to adjacent and distant sites of the body. This spread or metastasis is the major cause of cancer related deaths. Lets check some key facts about global cancer burden: 1. Approximately 14 million new cases globally in ...

Lung Cancer - A Looming Danger!

Introduction:Lung cancer is the leading cause of death in men in India and fourth leading cause of death in men and women combined. Main reason for the incidence of lung cancer is exposure to tobacco smoke and in some in cases exposure to asbestos (rare these days),arsenic,polycyclic ...

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