Cervical and Ovarian Cancer Questions & Answers

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2 1 Fri, 7 Sep 2018
I have been followed up by my gyn for ovarin cyst. First vaginal ultrasound was 2 cm simple cyst, month of May, then 2nd was June, 5 cm., returned this August, simple cyst turned into complex septated cyst. Ca 125 was done and result is 140. What does it mean. Very worried.
2 1 Fri, 7 Sep 2018
I recenlty had a renal US and it says my right renal pelvis is mildly dilated. I ve had a history of cervical cancer and had a full hysterectomy, but have also had endometriosis all my life. I ve had microscopic blood in the urine so that s why they started with this test. Should I be worried? My...
2 1 Thu, 21 Jun 2018
HI, I was diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer in March 2014. Since that time, I have undergone the debunking surgery and have been given 17 different types or combination of chemotherapy. Recently, my Oncologist placed me on pills--Zejula, and now Xeloda--neither of which seems to be working. The...
3 2 Thu, 21 Jun 2018
Hi, recently my mother was diagnosed with Ovarian carcinosarcoma. I have done lots of research online and many articles backdate to 10 years ago or more, I m just wondering if you can provide any information about this, e.g. Is there any cure? What are latest advances? What are survival rates?...
2 1 Tue, 19 Jun 2018
Hello my mother is 83 years old in good condition (was) she’s diagnosed with stage IIIB squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix.Is iodion treatments the best way to treat it since it’s showd multifocal metastatic including ,liver,spleen,lung,mediastinal lymph nodes,etc?
2 1 Mon, 18 Jun 2018
Dr. My mother has stage 3 epithelial ovarian cancer as determined by her symptoms and an abdominal CT scan. We are going to a pre surgery meeting tomorrow and I am researching what questions I need to ask. She is 86 yrs of age and up to this point in time, has been very healthy, having never been...
2 1 Tue, 29 May 2018
Please tell me how serious aggressive ovarian cancer, treated with chemo, then found several months later in lymph nodes and gut. Is that now Stage 4? Currently treated with another round of chemo. What should we expect next, and what are usual outcomes?
3 2 Mon, 28 May 2018
hi I have a question about uterus cancer after treatment I had a uterus before two year it was on stage three and I get a good medication and treatment . I used to do chemoteraphy until I get 100% free from it, and my womb already removed . after removing my womb is there any chance to be catched...
2 1 Wed, 23 May 2018
So I have a tennis ball size cyst on my left ovary with low level echoes and a smaller one they said was normal size. I have pelvic pain and a constant feel of being bloated along with not being able to go #2 first Dr said that could be from the cyst pushing against my intestines. My question is...
6 1 Wed, 31 Jan 2018
My mom was diagoned with cervical cancer in 2009 recieved chemo and radiation and was in remission for 3 months then the cancer came back in the orginal spot and she had to have a total pelvic exteneration in 2010 and now we had a CAT scan for various complications from the surgery. The CAT scan...
7 1 Mon, 22 Jan 2018
Hi there I have the marina inserted in my cervix and I started taking champix to quit smoking two weeks ago, my question is can the champix interfere with the marina.? Because I have started to get really sore boobs and I am gaining weight. But have suffered from wheat intolerance which explains...
14 1 Tue, 16 Jan 2018
Hi, I am having a really bad burning sensation on my lower left side by my ovary also, four days ago had blood in my stool and last night had mucus in it...Now I m in alot of pain and don t know what Dr. to go to...What might it be? I am VERY worried =(
13 1 Tue, 16 Jan 2018
I am 24years old and have recently been informed that I have cervical cancer. I will be having a radical trachelectomy done...my doctor started me on fertility pills two months ago as I had also stopped producing any eggs. When the sugery is preformed they were going to harvest eggs for me since...
14 1 Tue, 16 Jan 2018
I have been diagnosed with Cervical Cancer and ovarian cancer (found tumors while removing cervix and uterous). I was told by my OB/GYN that the type of HPV strains that were found can still come back in other forms of cancer down the line. I am currently being treated via chemo...
13 1 Tue, 16 Jan 2018
Hi, my mother in law seems to be in the last stage of cervical cancer; she has done some chemo and readiation, which have made her condition worse- she is now bed-ridden. What we cannot figure out is why she is unable to eat or drink anything, why her memory and speech has been affected so...
6 1 Fri, 12 Jan 2018
My sister, age 48, died last Wed. of cervical cancer. She got down to 62lbs and was 5ft. 9in. Her pain levels were extremely high. She had a morphine pump and had a cocktail list of prescriptions. Tues. morning she had said she had no pain. Told us how she had seen Angels and died 24 hrs. later....
7 1 Fri, 12 Jan 2018
my friend was in the hospital last week for gastrointeritis and colitis and now back this week with a bad bladder infection and urine is orange. She has cervical cancer advanced stage 4 are these signs of her body breaking down, It has spread to her upper back and she is very ill, has lost a lot...
11 1 Thu, 11 Jan 2018
Hello. Iwas operated on for stage three ovarian cancer. The surgeon had to remove all my lady parts, spleen, and part of my diaphram. The most troubling operation he did was a bowel resection. I developed C-Diff in the hospital, and I don tthink I am healed yet. The surgery was March 10th. I am...
26 1 Thu, 11 Jan 2018
Hello Doctor my mother is having curvical cancer since 1 1/2 year she has taken treament (Radiation) in indo american hospital now she is suffering with sevier stomach pain and back pain. when we have known that she has curvical cancer at that we also known that she is having hbsag positive for...
2 1 Mon, 8 Jan 2018
My wife had surgery three weeks ago due to ovarian cancer. She was prescribed pain medication (Norco); however, she still has pain episodes that make her cry. Are their any other traditional/alternative medications/remedies to alleviate her pain episodes?