Carcinoid Treatment

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Targeted therapy

Have done 1 cycle of chemotherapy with oxaliplatin +capacetibine for stage 4 colon cancer .spread to segment 5 of liver and lymphnodes.Biomarker tests shows Nras and kras mutations as wild type and braf v600e mutation as positive. After seeing the reports again continued the same chemo of oxaliplatin+capacetibine as first line of trwatment. Is targeted therapy not work for above gene mutations. If helps when it can be started. Please suggest

Breast lump

Hi I am 16 yr old girl and I have a lump on my left breast on areola isn't painful and I can push around.it seems like lipoma because is under skin.can it bee breast cancer?

Hydronephrosis in cervical cancer patien

Is one kidney stent enough to remove the blockage of both the kidneys if after the stent placement the flow of urine is normal?

Which tests to do to find the cancer

Which test to be done to find the cancer in our body . What for males and what for females My mother is suffering with the cancer can my generation will effect

Breast lump

Hi I am 16 yr old and I have a lump on my areola and it's like a lipoma isn't painful and it change size when am on my period.can it bee breast cancer?

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