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3 2 2 days ago
My mother-in-law has normal breasts before but last dec 2017, she noticed that there s a pain in one of her breasts. From then on, one of her breasts grows larger than the other and normally is painful. We haven t consulted a doctor yet because she didn t want to. Can you help us confirm if she...
3 2 Mon, 2 Jul 2018
Hi, can I answer your health question? Please type your question here... I am a recent breast cancer stage 4 survivor , a year out now , and I have a ( I think a skin tag) on my “bottom” that has appeared out of nowhere and is very painful . Should I see my oncologist or is it no worry ?
2 1 Thu, 21 Jun 2018
Really...she Rx-ed loritab for pain...I am day 5 after first infusion for breast cancer. Bad pain, bone pain, chest and back and I read that side affects are all those things I have right now...dry mouth, drowsiness,anxiety, not dizziness or nausea yet ,upset stomach,headache, mood changes,dry...
2 1 Wed, 20 Jun 2018
My mamogram has come back bad after using Premarin cream for a little over a year. Took very low dose Premarin pill for about 4 months. Breasts are very sensitive now. Have to now do a biopsy. Does this mean I now may have cancer because of the hormone?
2 1 Tue, 19 Jun 2018
My daughter said she has a feeling in her mouth as if she has novacaine. Thought it might be from recently taking tumeric. She has stage 4 breast cancer but seems too be doing alright and not on chemo anymore. She thought it is from not getting enough sleep. She intends to try to get in to see...
2 1 Wed, 6 Jun 2018
Several years ago I had some sort of device inserted into my breast in order for it to mark a spot that was thought to be cancer, but wasn’t. Unrelated, I will need to have an MRI performed and I am concerned about this marker, stent, or whatever it was placed in my breast. Are my concerns valid?...
2 1 Wed, 6 Jun 2018
Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your allowing me to ask a question for your kind expert advice. I am Sajid Mahmood from Pakistan. My mother aged 75 years had breast cancer which later on spread in whole body. She gone through necessary stages of chemo injections. Now finally her doctor...
2 1 Wed, 6 Jun 2018
Hi I have a pain between my shoulder blades and wondering if I should be worried I m nearly four years from diagnosed with stage two breast cancer and going through early menopause with tamoxifen still cancer free but worried about the pain in my back
2 1 Wed, 6 Jun 2018
Is calcification in your breast always a sign of breast cancer? How can a doctor tell the difference between a cyst in a woman breast or if it s a mass? What percentage of mass s in breast are malignant? If you have several benin mass in your breast and you have family history of breast cancer...
12 1 Wed, 6 Jun 2018
I just had a mammogram and they detected something in it. I have breast implants. This has happened before but it turned out to be nothing first time, this time its different - I have swelling and some pain under my arm. They are sending me to another doctor, I am scared and don t know what to...
15 2 Fri, 1 Jun 2018
My boyfriend s mother was diagnosed with breast cancer a month ago. She just had a mastectomy a few days ago. When she woke up from anesthesia, her heart was racing, she had a severe fever, her blood pressure was sky high, and she didn t remember anyone. What does this mean?
12 1 Fri, 1 Jun 2018
I have had large boils on one of my breast several times. I now have another one and one on the other breast. I have been on meds I got from the doctors at the ER. Why is this happening and what should I do? Could this be from the implant leaking?...
2 1 Thu, 31 May 2018
Hi am a 61yr old female, I have been in treatment with herceptin 4yrs now for bone cancer that spread from breast cancer. My question is I am fatigued severely all the time, my dr. Knows this but has not been able to help. Is there any thing my dr. Or I can do to help with this ? Also could the...
13 1 Tue, 29 May 2018
i am 29 and my GP done a breast examination recently due to me experiencing some pain and a pulling sort of feeling in one breast and also swollen near my underarm, i now have to have an ultrasound should i be worried that he is sending me for this?
2 1 Tue, 29 May 2018
I had my mammogram this past June and it was normal. I now am with a new Gynecologist and they wanted to see my mammo s for the last 5 years which they did. They want me to go for my mammo in July but they say the problem is Encounter for screening mammogram for malignant neoplasm of breast what...
12 1 Tue, 29 May 2018
Hi, I had Chemo and Radiation about 3 years ago due to breast cancer, my hair did grow back but it is very week and fine like tissue paper, the medulla seems to be missing from my hair, Is there anything I can do in order for the medualla to return in the cortex?
25 1 Tue, 29 May 2018
my mum was diagnosed with breast cancer 4 years ago. she had had a standard mammogram which picked it up. 3 years previous she had a clear mammogram. she couldnt feel any lumps herself, but after the mammogram she was called in to say there was something wrong. she was called in for a biopsy. at...
12 1 Fri, 25 May 2018
my Aunt was just told she has 3 spots on her lung, moved into liver, under her arm and throat...she is a breast cancer survior 7 years. they told her maybe 9 months but put her in a lottery for a new drug not yet fda aproved...would Tomo therapy or any other treatment work...? not to knock health...
12 1 Wed, 23 May 2018
46 ur old female s/p left breast ca in 1998. Treated with 650 of adriamycin. Was. Admitted to hosotal on 1/25 with cardiomyopathy, ef of 20 and pulmonary edema. I had been treated for pneumonia for a solid month prior to this emergent incident. Now taking Coreg, aldactone, zestril, asp, and...
10 1 Wed, 23 May 2018
if breast cancer has now taken a persons time of life with kemo therepy and there is no cure as it has gone to far what is the the chance of survival if you go on a health diet and forget the kemo treatment, but you are also determined to live through natural remerdies
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