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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 ...
 

Stage 4 lung cancer that spread to liver and brain. Took chemo. Life expectancy?

My mom has Stage 4 lung cancer that spread to her liver and brain she has undergone 4 sessions .... Are these all signs that she is getting worse? How long can a person live with small cell lung cancer once ...
 

Diagnosed with Stage 4 Metastatic Squamous Cell Lung Cancer. Suggest

Five years ago I was diagnosed with Stage 4 Metastatic Squamous Cell Lung Cancer . Prior ... have 3 small lymph nodes; pre and para trachia, whose size has not changed in over a year and the SUV ...
 

Stage 1 Lung Cancer. Should go for surgery or chemo?

Confused about tx ======================= Was diagnosed yesterday with Limital Small cell Lung cancer Stage 1B.The nodule is confined to the upper part of the lower left lobe.There is no spread as far ...
 

Done chemotherapy for breast cancer. Now have lower back pain. Tests showed lung cancer. Are reports okay?

form of Primary Lung Cancer (either Small Cell or Non-Small Cell). As for treatment, he has recommended ... and was basically cancer-free for the past 9 years. Recently, around 6 months back, she complained about Lower Back ...
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Have constipation and no bowel movement, had chemo for lung cancer

My boyfriend has been diagnoses with stage 4 non small cell lung cancer squeamish cell second round of kemo not succesful so he just finished more radiation. Has matastisised to brain which is in remission ...
 

Non small cell lung cancer, on chemo, allergic reactions, distended stomach. Metastasis?

My husband has non small cell lung cancer which was diagnosed August 2011. Started chemo . Since ... that the lung cancer (2 large tumors) is getting aggressive? ...
 

Lung cancer that has spread to brain. Why are there breathing issues?

my cousin has stage 4 small cell lung cancer in both lungs and it has spread to the brain they have told us cemo n raditation did not help there is nothing more they can do he has breathing problems ...
 

Small cell lung cancer metastasized to liver, chemo done. Has abdominal swelling, weeping edema, side pain. End stage?

my sister has small cell lung cancer that has metatasized to her liver she has had chemo tx 2 times ... in her lower extremities my question is: what can be done about this and is this mean that the cancer has ...
 

Small cell lung cancer stage, lesions in front brain and lever. Leg tremors, coughing phlegm. Explain?

Small cell lung cancer stage 4, leisons on the front of the brain and liver. Type 2 diabetic. tremors in legs, weakness, unable to walk or stand unassisted, coughing with Phelgm production , slight ...
 

Diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer. Scanning done. Life expectancy?

My mom is diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer . I have the scan result what was done 3 weeks ago ... let me know an estimate I can plan and be with her for a while. Thank you. Lower lobe of the left lung ...
 

TB, lung cancer, AKT4, medication?

tuberclosis age 65 years last 6 months back doctor told he have lung cancer and it taken treatment still fever ... is using AKT4 last 10days still he got fever and legs and back pains. pls tell when it will stop. ...
 

Macmillan lung cancer of 4th stage

my mother suffering with Macmillan lung cancer of 4th stage.... already 1 of the lung is damaged n only 30% of the other lung is functioning..... so is there any remedy ...
 

Could lung cancer have been prevented ?

my daddy died last tuesday. he had lung cancer, but he bled to death in his lungs, it was 3rd stage squamous cell, he was 71. could this have been prevented if he were in a better hospital ? ...
 

Treatment for black stools with lung cancer?

Hi my mother in law has stage 4 lyng cancer which has spread to the bones in the scan she had 3 days ago last night she passed two black stools whilst sleeping .. this is serious in my mind can i ...
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Im 33 smoked 10 a day for 17yrs, i fear i have lung cancer, fatigue, a non worsening cough with sputum for 4 months, back pain, body aches, nasal congestion
Get a HRCT of the chest done and consider quitting smoking.
 
What is lymph node lung cancer and what treatment do you need? What causes lymph node lung cancer.
Dear Lady, Thanks for the query. It can be either lung cancer, having spread to lymph nodes. Or, it is cancer of Lymph nodes within the chest. Please clarify which one do you mean? Lung cancer with spread to lymph nodes carries a bad prognosis with short life. Other condition can be managed. Dr.(Col) R Karanwal MBBS; M.D. (Internal Medicine) Consultant Physician My website : http://drrakeshk
 
My mom has stage three b lung cancer and has had a brutal cough since early september that leaves her short of breath. Shes tried many steriods and antibiotics.
Dear Friend. I personally use codeine containing cough suprressants for these conditions. You may discuss eith your dr regarding this opinion Dr Anshul Varshney.
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