Lung Cancer Treatment

Lung cancer is defined as malignant lung tumour that is characterised by abnormal growth of cells in the lung tissues. In the year 1962, SCLC (small cell lung carcinoma) was recognized, which was then termed as oat cell carcinoma. Bone pain, vena cava obstruction, chest pain and difficulty in swallowing are a few more symptoms of lung cancer.

Lung cancer is defined as malignant lung tumour that is characterised by abnormal growth of cells in the lung tissues. In the year 1962, SCLC (small cell lung carcinoma) was recognized, which was then termed as oat cell carcinoma. Bone pain, vena cav ... More

Health Q&A
Blood work queries

I am 26 and recently have got done a complete blood work and there are some points that are really worrying me I have been to a doctor but he says the report is fine, my lymphocyte percentage is 47.4 and I read 40 percent is a normal range, and a high %age can mean cancer and other serious diseases, my eosinophils came out to be 7.7 and that also is above a normal range, the same goes with the total RBC that was also high, uric acid was also pretty high, though I don't have any serious symptoms or infections of any sort but surfing on the internet about the normal ranges and leukaemia and other stuff has really scared me, besides my doctor says that the report seems to be pretty normal.

Breast cancer

She have breast cancer from last 9 months.all have done chemotherapy, radiotherapy but no effect. She gets weak. The cancer get spread all over the stomach.she eats very little food. 9 chemotherapies has done. And all this treatment takes place in fortis of ludhiana but no effect.

Haemoglobin loss suddenly

My father in law have a problem regarding sudden loss of haemoglobin in 2013 which was caused by malnutrition and vitamin deficiency. at that time the bone marrow test was done which shows normal report and he was cured.But recently for 5-6 months ,again his haemoglobin decrease to 6.8-7.1 and he lossed weight from 84kg to 70 kg. (height 5.10ft ). he used to have panmasala but know he only smoke about 3-4 cigarettes per day. He was going through insomnia and mouth ulcer. Does there any risk of cancer? or what kind of disease he have? He had normal bone marrow reports in 2013. I am very much worried for him and afraid of cancer. If you kindly tell me that if there was any risk of cancer or not? and also Please give me clinical suggestion regarding his treatment. please reply.

CLL treatment

My Brother is suffering from CLL diagnosed in April 2016. He is suffering from ankolysing spondilitis since 10 years. He is taking pain killers tablets since many years. Now since april 2016 it has been observed that there is 16 kg weight Loss in 1.5 years sweat at night weakness wbc count 26700 (on 01.11.2016) RBC 12.9 (on 01.11.2016) doctor has prescribed for watch & wait option at present no treatment is given however wbc count is increasing we are getting worried and want to know whether there is any medicine to cure this disease or whether we have to take another opinion from doctors. please suggest

No appetite,selling,weekn

My mother has advance lavel GBC ,now she feel no appetite and swelling on abdomen and right collar bone,she also has gallbladder stone and chronic cholestitis...what will i do..we are really tense bcoz she denied to having food most of time...HELP US

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