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Blood infection, CAT scan to detect cancer - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi there
Doctor :   hi
User :   my uncle was taken into hospital with a pain that he thought he had pulled his groin
Doctor :  
User :   he is in hospital still a week later doctors said it was blood infection
User :   but it still hasnt gone
Doctor :  
User :   and they did cat scan to see what else shows up
Doctor :   ok

User :   he has fever symptons, shakin, confusion tempeture up and down
Doctor :  
User :   what could it be his father died with cancer at his age and we so so scared it could be cancer what are posibilties?
Doctor :  
what did cat scan show
User :   the docs aint told us results and they did scan 2 days ago
Doctor :   may i know what is his age?
User :   they have been taken his blood everyday this last 10 days and the blood isnt changing and the antibotics aint killed the blood infection which is why they did cat scan then
User :   he is 41
Doctor :   his father had cancer of what?

User :   i am unsure of what

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