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  • 1 day ago

    Possible Architectural Distortion. Scared.

    I have to go back for additional views, earliest appointment is July5th and I'm in full panic mode. Below is the result of my mammogram. should I be scared? CLINICAL HISTORY: The patient is 47 years old and presents for routine screening. FINDINGS: Bilateral digital mammography with CAD reveals heterogeneously dense breast tissue, which may obscure small masses. The right breast shows no suspicious findings as compared to prior examination(s), the most recent of which is dated 06/04/2016. On....
  • 2 days ago

    PrĂ³stata biopsy

    My urologist wants to take a biopsy to determine My present Gleason status after My first biopsy 9 months ago in Colombia. Gleason was 3+3=6. Right after this he wants to start radiotherapy. 1. Isn't it too early for a second biopsy? 2. Should he himself take it or the radiotherapist? 3. What safety measures are necessary in the colon? 4. Could the biopsy cause metastasis?
  • 6 days ago

    Malpractice or just painful convenience regarding breast cancer treatment.

    Tumors found in one breast, similar symptoms in the other, problems with lymph nodes as well. Patient goes in for surgery, and they remove tumors. Patient is scheduled for same surgery a few days later- doctor reopens first cut to continue work, weeks later patient is now feeling worsening pain. Doctor continues insisting that she is fine and all is normal. Why would the doctor reopen the cut? Doesn't that lengthen recovery time and lead to worse scar tissue inside?
  • 8 days ago

    Risk Factor Of Thyroid Nodule

    Side effects Most thyroid knobs don't cause signs or side effects. At times, be that as it may, a few knobs turn out to be large to the point that they can: Be felt Be seen, regularly as a swelling at the base of your neck Push on your windpipe or throat, causing shortness of breath or trouble gulping At times, thyroid knobs deliver extra thyroxine, a hormone discharged by your thyroid organ. The additional thyroxine can cause manifestations of hyperthyroidism, for example, Unexplained weight....
  • 9 days ago

    Serious sinus issues

    I've had a lymph node that's swollen on the back of my neck for about 7 years but nothing serious came about with it. It's about the size of a chocolate chip, and my doctor said not to worry about it. However, twice this year, I've had serious sinus pain that prevents me from sleeping. One time was in January, and the other is right now. When I researched this, I was led to think I have sinus cancer, but it's probably not. Does anyone have insight to my issue?
  • 9 days ago

    Skin Cancer Question

    I just had a mole removed & stitched by a plastic surgeon. It was not cancerous. If it had been, would they have removed it in a different way? It doesn't seem like they could cut any deeper than they already did.
  • 12 days ago

    colon and now lung

    4 years ago I received a colostomy from stage 3c sigmoid colon cancer. yesterday I got news that a lung biopsy is positive for cancer, how concerned should I be?
  • 18 days ago

    Hmm Confused, I dont know what this means

    I Had a ctscan results sent to my Mychart" app. What does "Interval resolution of the perirectal/presacral lymph nodes" mean?
  • 19 days ago

    Swollen Lymph nodes

    I had one small lump on my neck for the past while but now I have several solid hard lumps in different sizes in a straight line up neck.. Anyone I mentioned it to has said It could simple be my immune system but I'm worried myself of something worse I've no money to visit my doctor until next week so I'm just wondering of anything it could possibly be?
  • 19 days ago

    Don't Ignore the Warning Signs

    Cancer is most treatable when it's caught early. That's why it's important to know the signs and to not ignore them when you first notice them. From lumps and redness to weight loss and fatigue, we show you possible cancer symptoms, what these signs might mean, and when it could be time to call your doctor: