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How to cure Hodgkin's Disease?

hi i would like to ask about Hodgkins diease actually in 2005 my elder brother has been suffered with HD and he was cured by the favour of almight ALLAH under the consultancy of DrMunib Nasir of Inmol Hospital Lahore Pakistan but now just 2 weeks ago my bro again feel two glands/nodes on his neck and suffering some fever in and out with back pain continuously yesterday we again met with Dr.Munib and now again he advised these examinations and some tests CT Scan (Neck,chest and Pelvis) Pet Scan Bone Marrow CBC ESR and Urine Test .Today my bro has gaven samples for some test and will take reports after 2 to 3 days.What about HDs can it come back after 5 years when 5 years back this disease has been recovered in a 20 years old guy by chemotherapy?
Asked On : Tue, 25 Jan 2011
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hi well come to Hcm.
Hodgkins is cancerous condition. It can recur and relapse as well. thats why
doctors are asking for regular follw up and repeated reports. Though 5yrs of
cure is pretty long time usually after 5yrs of period for any cancers condition
chances of recurece are less.But it can. thanks
Answered: Fri, 19 Aug 2011
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