Blood Cancer Treatment

Leukaemia and myeloma begins in the bone marrow whereas lymphoma affects the lymphatic system. Today, even antibiotics are administered to treat the disease in the preliminary stage.Blood cancer can be caused due to exposure to radiation, chemicals, genetic factors and T-cell leukaemia virus.

Leukaemia and myeloma begins in the bone marrow whereas lymphoma affects the lymphatic system. Today, even antibiotics are administered to treat the disease in the preliminary stage.Blood cancer can be caused due to exposure to radiation, chemicals, ... More

Health Q&A
Multiple myloma

My sister is having cancer called mutiple myloma for last one year. Every month we have to do blood infusion I wanted some information about this medicine IMITINEF MERCILET please will you be kind enough to help me?

Endomerial polyp mrtastat

Found in histopatho report the endometrial pplyp.metastatic carxinoma pet scan iwill be on 11 is the patient is safe last yeaar breast cancer operation done dr says new cancer due to tamoxifen

Constipation after chemo

My wife took 2nd chemo in Tata Hospital on 4th Nov. and thereafter no latrin . Suffering from heavy constipation

Can we do Immunotheraphy

Mr Manju Santhosh, 33 yrs old lady is a diagnosed case of malignant melanoma of left knee, for surgery in Mar 2013, with metastasis to right thigh diagnosed on 23 Jul 2015 on multiple lines of chemotherapy (dacarbazine/carbonation+paclitaxel+celecoxib/metronomic chemotherapy since Apr 2016). As per the contrast enhanced MRI Brain done on 24th Aug 2016 at Command Hospital Bangalore revealed multiple, varying sized, irregularly marginated, thick walled, ring enhancing lesions noted scattered in the right cerebral hemisphere as were last cerebellar hemisphere. There is associated perilesional edema noted with mass effect in the form of sulcal spaces effacement in most of these lesions. As per the MRI report, being a multiple Brain metastases, she is referred for palliative whole Brain radiotherapy and also taken a dose of 30Gy/10#/2weeks. Can we do Immunotherapy to this patient.

Recurrence Ca. Ovary.

Mother's Ca. Ovary detected in July,2014. Standard treatment of 3 + 3 Chemos and debulking surgery given. Recurrence in peritonial region after one year with sbo. After that 4 chemos given and surgery done. But surgery is not succesful as doctors said that the disease is spread as granuales of sand so it is not possible to collect secondly small intestine is fully involved in the disease. So they just open the abdomen and close it without doing anything. It was on 3rd May,2016. After 15 days till today there is severe pain in the abdomen. No medicine is effective in controlling pain. And now from last 5 days there is lots of vomitting and the colour of vomit is green. What will be the situation now? What we can do?

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