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2 1 Thu, 7 Nov 2019
I ve had 20 major surgeries and I m 59 years old. I sweat for hours. I did see an endocrine physician 11 years ago. She suggested an tilt table test which I refused because it was too scary and she informed me it may not work. My last surgery was lung cancer but I was sweating before that...
2 1 Thu, 27 Jun 2019
Hello sir, I m from Bangladesh. I ve heard lot about your cancer treatment is very best. My mother has a huge tumor on right lung and doctors said It turns into cancer now. Blood comes out when she cough and experiencing pain in her chest. Now what should i do now sir? Thank you.
10 1 Tue, 27 Nov 2018
Please let me know if Hyperthermia(whole body/local) treatment with combination of Radio & Chemotherapy [Thermo-Radio-Chemo combination ] is applicable & effective at nanavati center. Dear Sir Please let me know if I am eligible for Hyperthermia(whole body/local) treatment with combination of...
3 2 Thu, 18 Oct 2018
My husband had successful chemoradiation for a 12cm stage 4 esophagul tumor 6 months ago He has had a PET scan 5 weeks after ( 19 May) comment read focal FDG activity in an eccentric nodule in trachea and in right upper lobe parenchyma Oncologist treated the trachea with 3 more radiations but...
2 1 Tue, 16 Oct 2018
Worried about Lung Cancer.. Received the following from Doctor on a front and side view chest X-ray. Went for follow up CT scan today. Results in one week. Former Smoker who quite 5 months ago. Would like your comments on the below and the likely hood of lung cancer. Also have experienced weight...
3 2 Mon, 30 Jul 2018
My 56 year old brother has just been diagnosed with lung cancer. Also had a lung abscess and a UTI upon admission to hospital. He is significantly underweight and must gain 30 lbs. before chemo can begin. The edema in his ankles and legs was noticeable before diagnosis. Additional hx of chronic...
2 1 Tue, 17 Jul 2018
Yes, thank you. I just found out that my brother has stage 4 lung cancer, and stage 1 kidney cancer. I don t know anymore than that, but can you tell me what are the survival rate, for a 74 yr. old male with this type of diagnosis. Can you tell me what treatments are available for this, and where...
2 1 Fri, 6 Jul 2018
Hello there , My mom.has lung cancer diagnosed in Nov 2017.last night she vomitted.She had only eaten 2 strawberrys an hour before. This morning on an empty stomach she had projectile vomit but it was brown . Do i need to call a dr out or is this just the next stage? Sue.
2 1 Tue, 26 Jun 2018
Hi, i m a colon cancer surviver I had surgery on my lung for cancer they removed a cancer cell about three years ago.I had radiation to the lung cavity about a year ago .I am have trouble with my voice and throat hurts a little is these just inflammation build up.
2 1 Thu, 21 Jun 2018
I have been to my pca and cancer doctor and they cant find out why I have lost over 40 pounds in 6 months!! I had stage 4 lung to eye cancer 16 years ago and I feel just like I did then. I had a pet scan and a very small spot was found on my left lung this time. Telling me its to small to test...
2 1 Wed, 20 Jun 2018
my husband has lung cancer stage 3a. he is taking chemo , he also has shingles & terrible pain in tight shoulder. His feet is swelled a lot today. What causes the swelling? Yhe cancer is in upper part of right lung, is that what is causing the pain in shoulder?
2 1 Wed, 20 Jun 2018
I am having afternoon temps ranging 36.7 -38.5 for a few days a bit of wheezing and small cough on occasions. As I have had both surgery and radiotherapy on the right lung for secondary cancer and now have a spread to the bones, it is just the temp that concerns me as I feel achy all over when...
7 1 Mon, 18 Jun 2018
Hello My mom has lung cancer and she is 46 years old. Here s her medical history: Left breast cancer (03.11.09); T1c(1-2cm) N0 (0/4nodes) Grade II IDC ER+/PR=HER2 (2+on IHC). She completed 6 cycles of adjuvant FAC chemotherapy followed by 60Gy/30fr adjuvant RT completed 05.0810. She was also...
2 1 Mon, 18 Jun 2018
hi Doc, My father in law aged 75 years diagnosed with lung cancer and the size of mass is 140mmx110mmx116mm and lab result is small cell carcinoma.. now a days they feel anxiety and pain in left side and the mass has move out from lung to upper side of chest and we can see in the upper side of...
2 1 Wed, 25 Apr 2018
I have lung cancer and I have the HER3 mutation. I know of the MM121 clinical trial for this mutation. I am wondering what other new types of treatment are available for lung cancer patients with HER3 mutation. I am also wondering where I can find the results of the MM121 phase I trail.Thanks
6 1 Fri, 12 Jan 2018
on behalf of my 68 year old mother diagnosed with a 5 cm lung cancer culminating in the loss of her left lung 4 weeks ago she also has angina which she doesnt have to treat but does carry imedicine for it. After the op her heart rythm was eratic this has been sorted using drugs which she stopped...
2 1 Fri, 5 Jan 2018
My husband has been diagnosed with lung cancer and has undergone chemo and radiation for the past 7 weeks. His doctor recommended the flu shot which he got on Friday. He has been running a fever ever since. It was 99.7 and has now creeped up to 101.5 tonight. Any suggestions on how to bring down...
3 2 Wed, 8 Nov 2017
Hi, Doc. I am concerned about lung cancer. I have so many of the symptons....5 incidents of pneumonia in 1 year, even after a pneumonia shot. The last one was microplasmic double pneumonia and I had to be isolated in the hospital. The ex-ray always shows pneumonia but cancer has never been...
12 1 Fri, 26 May 2017
my boyfriend was diagnosed with stage one lung cancer, he is 26 years old and has Hip from medicaid but there is only 1 surgeon to do his surgery to take out the few growths in his lungs but hes been holding it off for over a month or two now and im getting so worried that things are getting...
7 1 Fri, 26 May 2017
hi, my mom is currently in treatment for small cell lung cancer and brain cancer. she finished up her whole brain radiation last week. she has been really tired and sleeps most of the day except to eat and go the bathroom. yesterday adn today her eyes started watering bad adn she has a glazed...
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