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Ex-colon cancer patient

Hi doctor , my father aged 63 years is Ex - Colon cancer patient & had cured with 7sessions of chemo therapy 8 years before . He is a sugar patient also . Is it advisable for him to eat non veg ?

Oi am a thyroid cancer patient.

Sir my thyrodectomy done on 30.11.16. but papillary carcinoma is detected. Now tumour board of N.R.S medical college , Kolkata refer me to sgpgi , Lucknow for radioactive iodine ablation

CA MAXILLA

Ir, we ve conducted biopsy test on 05 jan 17, the report shows granulation tissue and conducted CT scan on 27 jan 17, it shows carcinoma t4a n1 Mo. Again kolkata command hospital doctors took sample for biopsy on 04 feb 17. The biopsy report on 14 feb says "section shows multiple tissue bits with intense acute inflammatory infiltrate with florid prolifirating blood vessels lined by plump endothelial cells. Stoma is endematous with presence of histocytes and occasional epitheloid cells. Confluent areas of necrosis seen. No evidence of malignancy noted.". Now today they are conducting one more biopsy. My doubt is CT Scan report on 30 jan says T4a N1 Mo. by the time Biopsy report comes after 10 days...wouldn't this decease and tumour grow and became risc to life. I want to ask how fast this tumour grow. Will this 15 days become more risk to life or not to worry?

Cancer check up

Both my grandparents and great grandmother had cancer. We came to know that my grandma has cancer just before 15 days of her death. Is it likely that my parents or I can have cancer ? If yes, is there any way to identify cancer ? What are the tests to get checked up for cancer ?

Phyllodes benign tumor

Had lump in right breast since 1 month..consulted local doctor...was diagnosed as fibroadenoma of size 2cm through USG and FNAC..Local incision was taken by local doctor and the lump was removed... Biopsy showed benign phyllodes tumors as diagnosis... Should I follow wait and watch policy for its recurrence and then undergo surgery again or should I undergo wide local incision again immediately to prevent recurrence??? Report of Biopsy-"tumour having features of benign phyllodes tumour. Focally normal breast parenchyma is identified. Section is negative for granulomas or malignancy. Impression-benign phyllodes tumour"

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