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.Bone pain, vena cava obstruction, chest pain and difficulty in swallowing are a few more symptoms of lung cancer.

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
Consultation on Stomach Cancer (N.H.L.)

I am 60 years old. I have an ulcer and cancer at Esophagus / Stomach (NHL) detected in December, 2011. Bone Marrow test was normal. Had eight Chemos Plain CHOP till July, 2012. No surgery was done. No Radiation was given. H’pylori infection was treated with Hpylori Kits for long period till Reports were normal. Periodically, I have done Check up including Gastroscopy, Biopsy, Blood Tests (BU, SC, KFT, LFT, LDH, ESR, Lipid Profile, HBA1c). Recent tests are normal within limit. Last PET Scan done in Dec., 2014 was normal. Last biopsy done in October, 2015. Histopath Report indicates CD3 (ClonePS1)-Positive, CD-20 Positive. CK (Clone AE1+AE3) Positive, MiB1 (Clone)- Positive. It shows inflammation. I do not have any symptoms of cancer, at present. I have constant weight (70 kgs). My appetite and digestion is normal. Wish to know whether Cancer is likely to be RELAPSED. I am still required to follow up and do Gastroscopy, PET scan, Blood Tests etc. again. Kindly advise.

Doubt about cancer

My sister discharge with tinge blood ...its the sign of cancer??? She doesn't regular periods Since forteen age...plz guide

Breast Cancer

4th stage of breast cancer. Patient only takes homeopathic medicine. Patient has a pain in breast, stomach, limbs

Stage 3A High Grade Endometrial Cancer

What procedures would be recommended to check a patient's response to treatment after they underwent 3 rounds of platinum chemo, and multiple weeks of radiotherapy, before the patient can be declared "clinically in remission"? Patient had TAH before treatment. Pathology report showed peritoneal washings positive. Many thanks

Rash and very painful breasts

I've recently noticed over the past 3 weeks that I have an unusual rash almost like bruising on my skin on my breasts. Over the last 6 months I've had pain in both breasts to the point some days I can not bare to wear a bra.

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Worried About Cancer: Life Style Modification to Reduce the Risk

You can save yourself from cancer. I am sure you are eager to know how you can actually do that.The rampant increase in the number of cancer cases is an outcome of the faulty modern lifestyle, eating habits, addictions and the worsening environmental changes. Yes, genes and hormones play an ...

5 Tips to Prevent Cervical Cancer

Persistent infection with Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) is a common way of developing cervical cancer, with young women being the most susceptible to infections with the virus. To reduce the risk of developing cervical cancer: 1. Reduce your chances of getting infected with the virus: ...

Cancer Immunotherapy: Ray of Hope

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Breast Self Examination

Step 1 Begin by looking at your breasts in the mirror with your shoulders straight and your arms on your hips.Here's what you should look for:Breasts that are their usual size, shape, and colorBreasts that are evenly shaped without visible distortion ...

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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