Aa
A
A
Close

Cancer Surgery Forum

Questions in the Cancer Surgery forum cover surgery for all types of cancers.

41 - 60 (of 155) questions
NEWEST
ACTIVE
Avatar universal
my 18 yr old daugther had surgery on wednesday to remove a large lump from her breast on saturday she recieved a letter saying she must attend on the 20th to return tio the hospital she was told she did not have to return and her doctor ...
  Posted
Avatar universal
do you know of any misdiagnosis of lung cancer because of smoking methamphetamines?
  Posted
Avatar universal
I have just had a positive urine test for pheochromocytoma. My assumption is that a c-scan will confirm this as I have all the classic symptoms. My question is how serious is the, and how do I go about finding the best place to have ...
  Posted
Avatar universal
I had a mammo and then another with sono. Doctor rec that I have biopsy. I am 44 and very frightened mostly because I am ignorant of everything and my doctor is not patient enough to explain everything to me. The mammo doctor said that I...
  Posted
Avatar universal
My Uncle has been diagnosed with stageIV lung disease with with metatastic bone cancer and probably has spread to the bone. The doctors want to now do more tests like cat scans. Why put him through all of this. Is there any hope for hi...
  Posted
Avatar universal
Hello. My mother has recurrent ovarian cancer. Since 2003.First she tried chemo with carboplatin and she had the first recurrence. Then she tried the second time chemo with platinum..(after the second surgery). Now after 4 surgeries she ...
  Posted
Avatar universal
HI: My niece who (who is living outside the US) is 14 yrs old was just diagnosed with Neurofibrosarcoma. Both biopsies confirmed it. The growth showed up 4 inches above her ear. The surgeons are going to another scrape (externally) and ...
  Posted
Avatar universal
I am awaiting surgery to determine any lymph node involvement after having a cancerous tumor removed from my breast, and I am very worried. I don't have any signs of swollen lymph nodes, and I'm hoping that this is a good sign. I know ...
  Posted
Avatar universal
My mother was diagnosed 8 years ago with meningioma tumor located on the top of her head. She had surgery and they removed what they could. She also recieved radiation therapy for six weeks. She has been in remission for 5 years and t...
  Posted
Avatar universal
jst
Diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer in 04/06. Started chemo ACT and lumpectomy in 09/06. Lymph nodes positive. 33 rounds of radiation after lumpectomy. Mammogram and sonogram showed OK in 04/07. Same breast was swollened and had pai...
  Posted
Avatar universal
I had a core needle biopsy done on right breast that showed I either have a 2 cm. fibroadenoma or a phyllodes tumor that was benign and no signs of atypia. I am scheduled to go to a surgeon to have it removed. I have been reading about c...
  Posted
Avatar universal
I've been seeing a Dr with regards to a lump in my breast. After having a biopsy's they confirmed it was only a fibroadenma. But after having the lump removed it was diagnoised as a Phyllode Tumor. As it was only just scooped out I n...
  Posted
Avatar universal
I am a 23 yr. old female. 3 years ago I had my first five fibroadenomas removed. I have had one more surgery since. My question is, I would like to get breast implants within the next year but am wondering if my fibroadenomas would af...
  Posted
Avatar universal
3 years ago my sister found out that she had a phyllodes tumor in her breast, what I wanting to know is can this become a tumor in the brain? This last summer we found out that she has Aniplactic astrocytoma grade 3 could this have come...
  Posted
287277 tn?1197009027
My mother has ovarian cancer stage 4 and had her laparothomy 2 weeks ago. Dr. Teng at Stanord has removed abt 95% of her tumors. Part of hr intestins was removed, uterus and ovaries. There are still remaining tumors in her stomach and l...
  Posted
Avatar universal
Hello, I know that I should be paitient and wait for biopsy reports. But I do believe that I am going to go crazy first. Could you tell me the chances that this is cancer? I am 46, no children, perfectly healthy and without any weight ...
  Posted
343262 tn?1226546974
I have received my mom's biopsy report: The diagnosis is as follows: Sigmoid colon resection: Adenocarcinoma, low grade (well-differentiated) Tumor extends up to the pericolic fat tumor size: 5.0 cm in greatest dimension Tu...
  Posted
Avatar universal
I must have posted incorrect as I have not received an answer to my question so I will try again. Ken99 11/12/07 What is the acceptable frequency (How often) for doing Cat-Scans and blood test (Cancer checks for the first 5 years)...
  Posted
Avatar universal
IDC
my sister in law in germany just had her surgery 10 days ago. the result is IDC my question is what does it mean pl1, pvo, g3, ro, Her2 can you give me an answer so i can have a better understanding and do more research thank you
  Posted
Avatar universal
After The biopsy and the lump was cancerous, but the mammogram show the area that they believe is benign, do you still have to have surgey to take the limpnode out?
  Posted
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now