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  • Does a CT scan see cancer?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer August 8, 2017 02:04 PM

    Can a CT scan miss a cancer diagnosis? For example: bladder cancer

  • Can a Gangolion cyst be cancerous?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer August 2, 2017 07:08 PM

    Can a Gangolion cyst be cancerous on the foot?

  • My husband was hit in the face by a metal strap at work with about 150 pounds of pressure on it.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer August 3, 2017 07:42 PM

    In July 2005, my husband was hit in the face with a strap of metal with 150 pounds of pressure behind it. This caused his eye to explode, his nose to break and his teeth to get knocked out. About 3-4 days after he was hit in the face he started to grow lumps on his nose. After seeing 3 different...

  • Alternative Meds?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer August 7, 2017 09:55 PM

    Hi All, I just want to ask if anyone ever tried using medical cannabis as an alternative meds? I have read many articles about medical marijuana and how it can help you in terms of chronic pain, glaucoma, eating disorder, anxiety disorders and panic attacks, inflammation, even cancer and a lot...

  • Rock hard golf ball sized imoveable lump beneath earlobe... what is it?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer August 8, 2017 05:28 PM

    Starting literally beneath my ear lobe and going down about an inch i have a rock hard lump that does not move and does not hurt. I cannot tell how wide it is because it seems to go beneath the long muscle in my neck and i cant feel the rest of it. I can feel the top,bottom, and front of it. I have...

  • Cyst or nogal in back of neck

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer April 7, 2017 03:56 PM

    My grandson who is 6 years old had strep or virus 6 months ago.Then he developed cyst or nogal on back of his neck than got sick again and now has 2 cyst 7 months later. Dr said it's normal for kids to get cyst after and cod or virus etc. I never had this ever happened to my kids when they were...

  • I have an ESR rate of 120. I have had a full body and brain scan and they have come back normal.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer September 15, 2016 09:51 PM

    I am out of my mind with worry as I was told that having an ESR rate of this level indicates cancer. Are the doctors missing something ? I have had countless blood tests which come back normal.

  • I have internal itching and chills.my arms and legs are also swollen and red

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer January 25, 2016 05:19 PM

    I have internal itching and chills. I also have swollen arms and legs with redness and itching

  • Swollen lymph node

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer December 15, 2015 04:12 PM

    I hv swollenlymphnode on my right neck. US supported FNAC is fine.had TB 3 yrs ago. Left knee pain and little breathing problem is there.ESR - 25 CBC, normal.age- 37, doctor is suggesting to avoid any confusion go for lymph node removal. I want to know the reason of swollen lymph node. Kindly...

  • Cysts and Reactive lymphocytes

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer November 23, 2015 07:13 PM

    My physician is busy investigating what's wrong with me. Had a chest xray done and found 4 nodules on my lungs. Was then admitted to hospital for further testing. I also had a biopsy of the lymph node in my neck. It came back as reactive lymphocytes. Since then all test reveals cysts in almost most...

  • HELP!!

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer September 8, 2015 04:03 PM

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  • I have small purple bruises on my hip and left breast...they won't go away ...

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer August 7, 2015 03:30 PM

    Could these bruises be cancer

  • Swollen lymph node and mouth sores im really scared lymph nodes is hard to touch

    Frankmand88 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer August 4, 2015 04:42 PM

    Doc put me on 5 day antibiotic the swelling went down a lot but my lymph node is still a tad swollen i also have reccurent mouth sores that wint go away the lymph node is behind my left ear is this cancer im 14 and have never smoked or anything

  • CT report stated No evidence of neck mass or pathologic lymphadenopathy

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer June 15, 2015 07:05 PM

    Went for CT of neck w/contrast for a enlarged lymphnode and report on CD says "No evidence of neck mass or pathologic lymphadenopathy" is there a possibility I can still have cancer? Had a double mastectomy due to biopsy 3 different times and all came back cancer even after radiation. I am hoping...

  • Had CT scan done, a mass was found. Bloodwork normal. Had colonoscopy and EGD done 4/30/15..

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer May 6, 2015 03:27 PM

    Had colonoscopy and upper EGD done on 4/30/15, awaiting results. One 10mm polyp was found in stomach (biopsy taken) and one 4mm polyp found in rectum (removed) Too many symptoms that come and go to even list. Everything online says cancer but is also confusing. I will have my results any day now...

  • Questions I really would like some clarity on, please help!

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer April 10, 2015 04:51 PM

    What would/could cause: Cachexia > 25%, weight loss of 50 pounds in 2 1/2 months, elevated white blood count, high calcium, low vitamin d, fatigue, weakness, function/appetite/fat/muscle/lean/body mass losses, coughing constantly with no apparent cause, always cold, but have hot flashes, and feel...

  • lump

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer August 28, 2014 02:55 PM

    I have a lump or a cist on the outter right side of my anus and was wanting to know what it is and what to do about it.

  • About two months ago my right breast swelled to a cup size bigger and have small purple bruises

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer August 14, 2014 04:11 PM

    my right breast swelled to an obvious cup size larger than the left, which I had checked but no lumps. however there is inflammatory breast cancer which doesn't usually involve a lump but one does swell rapidly, small bruising appears dimpled skin like an orange.

  • squamous cell skin cancer

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer April 10, 2014 10:34 PM

    My husband is 65 years old. Last year he was diagnosed with stage 4 squamous cell skin cancer. It was on the inside of his neck. They did surgery, but could not remove the whole tumor. It had also spread to 4 lymph nodes. He did the chemo and rad. He seems to be doing good most days. Does this mean...

  • burning sensation

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cancer March 19, 2014 08:06 PM

    cause a burning feeling by adults in the neck, face, palm of the hand, foot soles