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fntnFeb 10
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By candoll84 Blank
Hi. My husband has been battling GIST and last year had sugery to remove the tumor and was taking GLEEVEC to s...
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Miz_JJul 05, 2015
beadweverJun 28, 2014
Arti Sharma, M.D. Jul 22, 2013
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By Andymano Blank
My partner has had stomach gist removed in early 2012. They suspected it had ruptured before removal so they put her ...
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By nesard Blank
Hello, I'm 34. Just wondering if anyone has had their periods play up after a gist removal? My was removed 8 mo...
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xcpo1971Mar 24, 2015
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By cpad007 Blank
I've suffered from abdominal pain attacks for about 10 years (I'm 39). I get anywhere from 2-5 attacks per year. Th...
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PerryLowellApr 12, 2014
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By bjerke Blank
Hi. can someone answer me this question... My dad has gist cancer. he removed the first tumor 6 years ago. and this ...
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lindasuemMar 24, 2014
melondoeMay 09, 2012
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By Momo70 Blank
Hi , I'm a 41 yr. old female in very good health and no pre - existing medical conditions. I have had severe abdomi...
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Sanjivani Wanjari, MD Mar 03, 2014
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By Tbelvin Blank
I had a gist tumor removed from my stomach 3 weeks ago. I had been progressing well, but last week, I began having a ...
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By sandy235 Blank
My husband has been on gleevec since a very large tumor was removed 5 years ago. His latest CT scan showed 4 tumors...
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By johnp213 Blank
curious if anybody has started the trial and how they were progressing.
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Sanjivani Wanjari, MD Jul 06, 2013
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By waelguitar Blank
Hello my mom is 78 she had an operation of intestine where 1.5 meters of intestine was taken out as there was blockad...
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Sanjivani Wanjari, MD Jul 06, 2013
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By Jinx1212 Blank
after gist is removed. what is the best diet to follow during recovery?
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By toiletqueen Blank
I have been suffering from 2002 with chronic diarrhea (10-25) loose bowel movements a day almost everyday and I'm dra...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Feb 15, 2013
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By reut191 Blank
hello. i don't know if you can help me with this, but i'll try. i would like to know which is the best medical cen...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Feb 15, 2013
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By aaamommy27 Blank
I am 36 and had a small bowel follow through 2 weeks ago and saw my doc recently. I found out it said: Concern for lo...
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Apreston29Jun 16, 2012
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By kathy778 Blank
been excising for the last three years have not lost weight but actually gain in the stomach area with pain and more ...
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S. Kaul, MD May 07, 2012
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By mynetteb Blank
i have had gastrophralisis and a phluxilplycation (witch is a twist in my esophagus and dose not let my throw up) i h...
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Mnk12Dec 15, 2011
sunny18Oct 14, 2011
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By sunny18 Blank
Hello, Please bare with me and read the whole series of events since 2009. I have been having constant and som...
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By viamendoza Blank
whats is the treatment for CD117 negative GIST?
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kacey222Apr 01, 2011
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By namratasnv Blank
I have a question arise in y mind that tumor is a cell which have to be remove before it gets too big and I have hear...
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missediFeb 22, 2011
mikesmith0007Feb 14, 2011
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By mikesmith0007 Blank
hi wondering if anyone can help, i get a burning kind of pain in the middle right of my abdomen area its in the to...
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