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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   My dad is having multiple Tumors in his bladder, which doctors are suspecting to be 90% cancer. We have scheduled Biopsy this Weekend. While urinating he passes Blood in the form of clot and at the time of Urine he gets pain in his lower back.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hI
Doctor :   I am Dr. XXXXXX
Doctor :   What is his age?
User :   69Yrs
Doctor :   When did the first complaint started? How did it progress to present state?
User :   Last year from the month of September he was complaining of Blood clots in his urine
Doctor :   ok
User :   Then sonography was done but nothing was located, it said he had enlraged prostate
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Does he smoke or did he ?
Doctor :   What was his occupation?
User :   He doesn't smoke
Doctor :   Where did he work and occupation?
User :   He is in construction
User :   Bridge construction in sea
Doctor :   How many liters of water does he drink a day
User :   Now a days he is drinking 2-3 Lts of water
Doctor :   Any family history of cancer?
User :   one of Dad's sister had suffered with cancer
Doctor :   Did he have repeated infections of the bladder?
User :   He was operated in Jan 2010 for Hernia and Prostate
Doctor :   Which city are you in?
User :   AAAAAAA
User :   near Mumbai
User :   After operation he had repitatively UTI for 3months
User :   With e-Coli infection
Doctor :   Ok the reason of bladder cancer is not kmown, but there are certain risk factors that can increase the chances
Doctor :   In your father, if it is a tumor, age is the only factor
Doctor :   Yes, he needs a biopsy of the mass in the bladder through cystoscopy
Doctor :   Do not panic now
Doctor :   Let the cystoscopy is done and the mass be sent for biopsy analysis
User :   ok
User :   Just one more question is.... Can Cancer be treated with Alternative medicine
Doctor :   You may take a second opinion from our Onco Urologist after the report
User :   ok
Doctor :   by sending a mail or phone call with him
User :   ok
User :   Can cancer be traeted using ayurveda
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   No
Doctor :   Do not take chances with ayurveda
Doctor :   There is no proven benefit
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