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Health Q&A
Test to know TSH LEVELS

I had total thyroidectomy due to Thyroid cancer, I would like to know my TSH levels before I appear for RADIO ACTIVE IODINE TREATMENT. What is the test I should ask for in the lab ? I mean what is the test name should I ask for TSH test or T4 and TSH test ?

Tumour in Breast

1. What tests are to be undergone by a patient to find out whether a tumour in a breast is cancerous or not? 2. Is biopsy be done before or after removal of a lump from a breast? 3. How much approximately it costs for the surgery

Radiation oncologist

My mother is getting IGRT treatment for metastatic breast cancer now for 15 cycles along with chemo therapy.Some one is saying that patients who are taking radiation therapy are causes problems to children'health.so we should keep children to keep distance from the patient.Is this correct?

Needs cancer screening

Hi sir,last three years I got severe cough in 3 months of 12 months.I got consulted to pulmonologist every year,he did routine physical exam n tests like CBP,chest x-ray, PFT etc.. Investigations ,but all r showed normal,he writes some cough syrups and cough will come down.recently my mother was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer n under treatment now...Hence my question is my cough symptoms are due to cancer?My pulmonologist says iam unable to say about that.i want to know y iam getting severe cough in particular period of the year though all tests shows normal.if I have the risk of cancer whom to I consult n how to screen my body to know?I have no other problems,iam healthy in rest of things.suggest me tests to detect the cause of my cough n screen of cancer..Thank you..

Symptoms of tumor

I have a swollen lymph node near my neck, worried if it's malignant. It is itching though.. so hopefully it's a skin reaction.

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