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Advice on treatment for adenocarcinoma grade 1, thyroid medication - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi....i have a quey
User :   sorry query
User :   my mother in law was diagnosed with adenocarcinoma grade 1
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   with adenomyosis
User :   age 55, gender:female, occupation: teacher, location
User :   marital status: widow, dependent yes
User :   is this treatable or what is the severity of this disease is what i want to know..
Doctor :   Yes, as I am chatting with some patients simultaneously. Please bear with us for a reply
User :   the report says adenocarcinoma, grade1 infiltrating the myouretrium
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
User :   hello
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   prognosis depends on grade and severity
Doctor :   i mean extent of spread
User :   ok..
User :   so grade 1 would mean initial stage?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   prognosis is good
User :   ok....
User :   is there any reason for these things to happen....
Doctor :   it needs aggresive treatment
User :   oh ok....
Doctor :   causes isit
Doctor :   and her general condition
Doctor :   and age
User :   when u say aggressive ....does that mean intensive treatment?
User :   i guess it happens to those who are reaching menopause or those who have had c-sections
User :   but it is strange....a generally healthy suddenly develops all these.....a little scary
Doctor :   surgery can be a option
Doctor :   or chemotherapy
User :   ok...but she has already had her uterus removed recently
User :   and she has already had three c-sections...
Doctor :   a clinical examination along with few test to grade and stage the cancer
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok....
Doctor :   surgery is advised if the cancer small and localised
User :   ok....
User :   but isnt there really a definitve treatment for cancer yet??
Doctor :   treatment depends on the type
Doctor :   or cancer
Doctor :   some respond well
Doctor :   some need intensive treatment
Doctor :   acombination of surgery
Doctor :   radiotherapy
Doctor :   and chemotherapy for system spread
Doctor :   not likely for ur motherinlaws case
User :   ok......but i guess the key is ot have it diagnosed early
Doctor :   sicne it is grade 1
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok...
User :   hey..thanks a ton....
Doctor :   ur wlecome
Doctor :   anything else u would like to know
User :   i will get back to you if there is anything
Doctor :   wish he speedy recover
User :   yes...
Doctor :   good her cancer is diagnosed
Doctor :   earliesr
User :   thank u so much....but before you go...
User :   just a general enquiry....
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   sure
User :   i had thyroid earlier and i was taking thyronorm 25 mg...
Doctor :   ok
User :   but last year i did check up and it was just slightly above the nromal and doc suggested me to discontinue tablets
User :   is that ok...
User :   am thirty years old...
Doctor :   thats fine
Doctor :   if u do have any problems
Doctor :   promtly get see the endocrinologist
User :   alrighty....
Doctor :   promtly see him
User :   pleasure talking to you doc....
Doctor :   thankx
User :   you have a nice day....
Doctor :   u too
User :   thank you
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User :   thanks and bye
Doctor :   Bye..
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