#cancer

Q. Does high CA-125 confirm that I have cancer?

Q. Does high CA-125 confirm that I have cancer?   Questions  Hello doctor, I have a history of inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor detected at the age of 11 years, which was around 12 years back and had undergone an operation for the same. Currently, my CA-125 in serum is 125.37 U/ml. The ultrasound scan revealed large

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Q. Noticed a few changes in my mouth. Are they suggestive of cancer?

Q. Noticed a few changes in my mouth. Are they suggestive of cancer?   Questions  Hi doctor, I just wanted to know if the attached pictures are suggestive of mouth cancer.     Answered Hello, Welcome to dr.sitehome.info. I saw both the pictures (attachment removed to protect patient identity). They are just normal features seen

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Q. I am suffering from severe stomach pain. Could it be cancer?

Q. I am suffering from severe stomach pain. Could it be cancer?   Questions  Hi doctor, I am a 20 year old female. 8 years ago, I had hemoptysis. The endoscopy report showed peptic ulcer and gastritis. I took drugs for three months. Again, 2 years ago, I had severe stomach pain. I was vomiting as

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Q. Why does lung cancer medicine hamper aneurysm treatment?

Q. Why does lung cancer medicine hamper aneurysm treatment?   Questions  Hello doctor, My friend has a brain aneurysm and lung cancer. He is undergoing treatments for both. Now, the medicine for lung cancer is hampering the aneurysm. What to do? Please suggest.     Answered Hi, Welcome to dr.sitehome.info. Brain aneurysm can be a different entity

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Q. Do you recommend surgery for my prostate cancer?

Q. Do you recommend surgery for my prostate cancer?   Questions  Hi doctor, I am on active surveillance for the last 2 years. My initial prostate biopsy was 2 years ago and showed 1 out of 10 needles cancerous, Gleason 6, slow growing and Prolaris test showing a medium growth rate. I had second biopsy

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Q. Do I need to get radiotherapy for breast cancer?

Q. Do I need to get radiotherapy for breast cancer?   Questions  Hi doctor, I had pure mucinous right breast cancer and had nipple sparing mastectomy. Do I need radiotherapy? My report showed 0/18 free lymph nodes, free margins, ER 8/8, PR 8/8, HER2 zero and KI67 8%.     Answered Hi, Welcome to dr.sitehome.info.

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Q. Kindly clarify if my mother’s breast cancer treatment is right.

Q. Kindly clarify if my mother’s breast cancer treatment is right.   Questions  Hi doctor, My mother, who is 55 years old, is undergoing chemotherapy for breast cancer T4 M1 (less than 5 mm non-avid in lymph node above lung) Nx, after mastectomy. She is HER2 positive and other two receptors are also positive. We have

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