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Stage 4 non small cell lung cancer and lower leg edema

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Is Immunotherapy advisable for lung cancer?

My son has Stage 4 Non Small Cell Lung Cancer , and is positive for the ALK gene mutation . He worked several days during high temperatures in my attic installing a sound system. I have a bad feeling ...
 

Suggest treatment for lung cancer that is responding to targeted chemotherapy

Taking erlotinib ,(Tarceva). Stage 4. Non small cell lung cancer . Salty taste, nausea, extreme, heartburn . Urine slightly green.. have been on antibiotics for bladder pain. No sense of smell. Brain, CT ...
 

Suggest treatment for stage 3 non small cell lung cancer

My sister was diagnosed with stage 3 non small cell lung CA in Sept. of last year. The prognosis was terminal with a 5 year life span if tx. was helpful. The diagnosis was reached thru an MRI , cells in her ...
 

What are the signs and symptoms of lung cancer?

taking antibiotic for 4 days now. Another doctor on line told me I did not have pneumonia because I did ... in both lower lobes which could be related to subtle atelectasis especially in right lower lobe. Subtle ...
 

What does this preliminary diagnosis for lung cancer indicate?

My brother has had a preliminary diagnosis of lung cancer based on his medical history (smoker ... goiter is the first consideration. A lymph node is a possibility. 3. Small right renal cyst. 4 ...
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What is the prognosis for lung cancer?

my husband has stage 4 adenocarcinoma non small cell. He had his left lung removed 3 years ago. Came back in bone left hip a year ago. Next, 2 tumors to the head. Used tomography and are currently ...
 

What is the medication for lung cancer?

Good morning dr. krueger I’m living in costa rica, 43, female, stage4 non-small cell lung cancer, non smoker. I received only 4 of 6 rounds of chemotherapy due to a severe lung infection 7 month ago ...
 

Suggest medication for lung cancer

My father was diagnosed with stage 4 small cell lung cancer; he refused chemotherapy but went for palliative rdiation last april; the pain is back and has spread out (originally) from the back and now up ...
 

Suggest treatment for lung cancer

My father is suffering from Lung cancer (Non small cell lung cancer)-adenocarcinoma. On 3 jan ... was tapped....after 4 days CTscan was performed and Biopsy results showed that it is a cancer. Chemotherapy ...
 

Suggest treatment for stage 4 lung cancer

My husband has been diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer. it has not spread out side of the lung. it is non small cell and the lymph in the lung is affected. The largest tumor has wrapped itself around his ...
 

Suggest treatment for stage 4 lung cancer

Hi, My father in law was diagnosed over the holidays with non small cell stage 4 lung cancer. He has three large liver tumors and 3 brain mets. He s just finished two weeks of radiation to shrink ...
 

What are the symptoms of lung cancer?

and having bowel movement quite often, is this common? I have non-small cell lung cancer ...
 

Suggest treatment for lung cancer

Hi Krueger, hope you are doing good, Here is my query, my mother had Non small cell lung cancer, we ... she get this cancer when she was non smoker? ...
 

Suggest treatment for lung cancer

my mum has small cell lung cancer and the cancer returned after 1year 6months and it returned excatly where it begun she did 4 treatments of chemo and the dr decided to stop the chemo cause on her ct ...
 

Suggest treatment for lung cancer

Dear Doctor, My friend s sister is 37 years old. She was diagnosed with 4th stage lung cancer last ... reliever because the cancer cells spread to her bones. She is in pain. Is there a way we could help her ...
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What is lung cancer
Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells divide without control and are able to invade other tissues. Cancer cells can spread to other parts of the body through the blood and lymph systems. The body cells grow and divide in a controlled way to produce more cells.When the DNA of these cells is damaged they can divide in uncontrolled way Lung cancer is when this process happen in lungs. Take care
 
Hello, my father in law has ling cancer, its at stage 4 and he just got put on liquid morphine. What happens if he drinks alcohol and is takin sleeping pills?
hi,alcohol can worsen lung cancer
 
hello sir what is lung cancer
Hi, Thanks for your query. Sometimes due to some DNA damage the lung cells divide and grow uncontrollably, forming malignant tumors, which may invade nearby parts. This is lung cancer. Regards,
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