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Ovarian cancer query - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Cervical and Ovarian Cancer
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am Dr.
User :   hi doctor
Doctor :   I am Dr.... here
User :   earlier alos i had chat with doctor abt my wife as ovarion cancer was detected after removal of cyst and ovary
User :   i have some questions
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Proceed with it
User :   should i tell you history first
Doctor :   Yes, that would be helpfu
User :   ?
Doctor :   helpful
User :   my wife is 24 yrs old ...she delivered a baby on 7th feb...(baby boy)
Doctor :   Ok
User :   all was well ...just a massage girl told my wife that there is somthing in her stomach
Doctor :   Ok
User :   when we get the scanning done it was a huge size cyst...approx 10 to 15 cm..with ovary
Doctor :   ok
User :   we got ca-125 done it was 43.5 at that time..
Doctor :   Ok
User :   then doctor recommended to do fnac test
Doctor :   Ok
User :   it says tumor is benign..
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and we got the surgery done after some days ...
Doctor :   Ok
User :   the ovary was removed and it was sent for biopsy and the biopsy report is carcinoma..
User :   i.e. malignant
Doctor :   Ok
User :   then we rushed to XXXXXXXX XXXXXXXX hospital....and got the next surgery recomended by which they have removed..everything...second ovary...uterus..all knots..appendix,,.. and everything which is linked to ovary and through which cancer can spread..
User :   and all the removed parts were sent for biopsy...
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and biopsy report says that all is clear...there is no tumor found in any part...
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   That does suggest
User :   nw what should be done according to you.?
Doctor :   that the cancer had not spread
User :   ok
Doctor :   and is a good sign
Doctor :   Does she have any symptoms?
User :   no symptoms...she is perfectly also..she had lot of shopping ofter the surgery from XXXXXXXX ..when she was discharged...and earlier also...she had no problem at alll..
Doctor :   Shopping?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i mean she moved around and all ...
Doctor :   has she undergone a CT abdomen?
User :   that she is at ease..
Doctor :   Fine
User :   yes ct abdomen...was done...then only we came to know about cyst
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   after the second surgery or first surgery I meant?
Doctor :   Just to detect any other masses?
User :   after first surgery...
Doctor :   Anyway, since there is malignant cells in the surrounding organs
Doctor :   there is no problem at all
User :   nw what u recommend...
Doctor :   I suggest that she is fine
Doctor :   and there is nothing to worry about
Doctor :   But from preventive point of view
Doctor :   I would suggest you to consult our Oncologist for a second opinion
User :   they are saying to go for chemo therapy..
User :   u r not oncologist..
Doctor :   You should go for a second opinion
User :   ?
Doctor :   I am a General Physician here
Doctor :   Live chat facility is not available with Oncologist
Doctor :   You can consult him over phone or email
Doctor :   I shall you the link
User :   please.send...
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW
Doctor :   You can write the query in the box provided
Doctor :   and send it
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   u cannot help on this?
Doctor :   I can tell you that
Doctor :   it has not spread to the surrounding tissues
Doctor :   and also the entire malignant tissue is taken off
Doctor :   hence there is no issue
Doctor :   but chances of recurrence or risk for other carcinomas(rare)
Doctor :   can be opined by a specialist
Doctor :   Chemotherapy shall be done for follow up
Doctor :   to search for recurrence
Doctor :   to avoid further complications as such
Doctor :   Are you getting it?
Doctor :   Are you with me?
User :   yes...
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Are you getting it?
Doctor :   What I mentioned?
User :   ok...
Doctor :   Are you getting what I mentioned?
Doctor :   Fine
User :   ok
Doctor :   For further guidance
Doctor :   do consult our oncologist
User :   you cannot tell?
User :   anything further in it...
Doctor :   What else do you want to know?
Doctor :   If you are not going for oncologist consultation
Doctor :   then we shall continue here
User :   ok
User :   thanks doctor...
Doctor :   Fine, continue with your questions?
User :   no more questions...
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
Doctor :   Before that
Doctor :   Be regular with the follow ups
User :   yes say..
Doctor :   and go for chemotherapy
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.

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