Carcinoid Treatment

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Mixed germ cell ovarian tissue stage 3

The patient has had mixed germ cell ovarian tissue tumour of malignant nature, stage 3. The patient was treated with JEB(carboplatin/etoposyde/bluomycin) chemotherapy 6 cycles from August 2001 to December 2001 and has had no signs of any ailment/recurrence all these 16 years. The patient got the lower abdomen ultrasound done and we're indicative of ovaries, uterus and reproductive system otherwise fine / in shape. The patient has been getting regular menstrual cycles and no other complaints all these 16 years. The patient, is however a bit worried if: 1. Stage 3 malignant cancer is contagious, ie. Pass on to future generations, even though the patient has been fine all these 16 years since 2001, even if the patient has had no cancer cases in heredity. 2. If the JEB chemotherapy shall otherwise have no impact on the fertility given the patient was diagnosed and treated fully, before attaining puberty. 3. If there are any odds of recurrence, given it was a malignant stage-3 tumour.

Thyroid Cancer & Recurrence

I had papillary thyroid cancer in 2016 - total thyroidectomy followed by RAI. My cancer was restricted to the right lobe, no LNM, no invasion of tissues in the neck. At my last blood test, my thyroglobulin was 0.3 (down from 0.4) Is that a good number? Does it classify as undetectable? I always wonder if I'm low-risk of a recurrence?

LiverCancer

My mother is suffering from liver cancer It can be cured? Dey said it is small and given tablets now dey r saying it has grown

Cannabis oil treatment

My mother has stage 4 cervical cancer. We have tried everything in alopathy. Is cannabis oil an option? I cant get it anywhere in India. Where can I get it and is it possible to import it on a prescription.

Synovial sarcoma tumor nacrosis lungs

Hello Dr. Radhika here I had parotid gland tumor now it's completely cured by surgery n radiation.. Now same tumor reoccurred in left lungs which was 15 cms after chemotherapy of gem its reduced to fluid type nacrosis. Chemo Dr is suggesting surgery.. But my surgeon is against that. Please advise what is best line of treatment and also please let me know in this stage is it completely curable. Your advise will be more precious and appreciated at this moment. Thank you

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