Lymphoma Treatment

Lymphoma cells eventually replace the normal lymphocytes, thereby weakening your immune system’s ability in order to fight infection. Oncologist may prescribe several biological drug combinations depending on the stage of the disease, the age of the person and his ability to tolerate the side effects. Unexplained weight loss, night sweats and lack of energy are some of the other symptoms of lymphoma blood cancer.

Lymphoma cells eventually replace the normal lymphocytes, thereby weakening your immune system’s ability in order to fight infection. Oncologist may prescribe several biological drug combinations depending on the stage of the disease, the age of the ... More

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Thyroid Goitre

My wife aged 42 underwent thyroid sonography. Both lobes shows altered echo texture with 9x 8mm hypoechoic nodule. Within left lobe suggest features of GOITRE. Humble request you advice what it means and whether it can be cured.

Cancer test

Hello Dr my name is maya and i m 71 year old just done my ultra sound and abdomen pelvis and the final impressions said Left adnexal lesion,likely to be benign ovarian lesion However, correlation with ca 125 is suggested

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I have recently noticed that I have a small. Lump under my right jaw and it pains when touched and also the jaw part near the lump pain. What could it be?

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Small bubble/Tumor

Hi sir, I have one small bubble/tumour from past 10tears, it won't give any pain . I want to know what's that, how to cure it. I have added image of that. Please let me know,

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