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Treatment of Ovarian cancer - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Cervical and Ovarian Cancer
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User :   HI My Mother is 52 and treated for Hyper tension and Suger from last 2 years, but this time when she is admitted in hospital dr is saying that she is suffering for Ovarion cancer and stage is 3.Dr also aggange a oppration to remove utras and tummer but when they opened abdoman thay told me that it is not possible to remove , so thay closed abdom without removing tumer and send samples for bayopsi and report is as below.
Specimen:- Omental mass piece from the timmour tissue
Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
User :   need your help
User :   HI My Mother is treted for Hyper tension and Suger from last 2 years, but this time when she is admitted in hospital dr is saying that she is suffering for Ovarion cancer and stage is 3. Dr also aggange a oppration to remove utras and tummer but when they opened abdoman thay told me that it is not possible to remove , so thay closed abdom without removing tumer and send samples for bayopsi and report is as below. Specimen:- Omental mass piece from the timmour tissue
Doctor :   please give me time to read
User :   Gross:- Omental mass - A soft tissue piece of 1.5x05cm. piece from the tummer tissue-A soft tissue piece of 3.5x2.5x2cmx, firm grey white microscopy:- section studied from he omental mass and thr piece from the tummer tissue show tummer cells arranged in papillary projection with centeral fibrovascular core,tubles and acini. cels are round with round to oval moderately pleomorphic vescicular nuclei. few show promonent nucleoli . good number of mitosos seen.
User :   ok
User :   please explain me what i will do now
Doctor :   biopsy report confirmed the tumour
User :   does it mean that cancer is confirmed
Doctor :   yes
User :   please suggest me at waht stage it is and what should i do next
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   first we should did the tumour spread to other parts of body??
Doctor :   and we should also know the type of ovarian cancer
User :   how we should know this
User :   Dr is saying it is stage 3
Doctor :   by ct scan of abdomen ,and some investigations
Doctor :   ok
User :   do it is curable
User :   yes i have that report
User :   please tell me how i can send to u
Doctor :   now at this there is no permanent treatment for cancer
Doctor :   we can only extend her life span by surgery and chemotherapy/radiotherapy
User :   upto
User :   ?
Doctor :   maximum of 5 years
User :   oho
User :   min
Doctor :   minimum
Doctor :   as i have told ..depends on extent of spread to other tissues
Doctor :   and type of cancer
Doctor :   involvment of lymphnodes
Doctor :   that information will be known to the doctor who i s regularly following up ur moms case
User :   ok
User :   thanks
Doctor :   welcome
Doctor :   is there anything else i need to help u?
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