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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi this i
My mother is suffered by the breast cancer,and she did three time kemotherepy
but now i stopped the treatment bcoz of its so hard and lot of side affect.
now remaining treatment I want to go through Ayurvedic
please I need yours suggestion and best Ayurvadic hospital.


User :   hello
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am
Doctor :   Let me read the query first
Doctor :   Give me couple of minutes
User :   sure!
Doctor :   Hi, you are asking about the ayurvedic treatment
User :   ys
Doctor :   I am an allopathic doctor and I have little information about ayurveda
Doctor :   I do not practice it
User :   ok
Doctor :   As far as I know, only chemotherapy
Doctor :   can help in breast cancer
Doctor :   It is the only treatment that gives promising results
User :   the doc. alrady remove oneside breast through mejor operation.. and i already did three time chemothreapy
Doctor :   yes, I think the cycles can go upto 6
Doctor :   for every 21 days
Doctor :   The treating medical oncologist
Doctor :   can decide on it
User :   even all blood report is normal last 3month.
Doctor :   Ok

User :   so according to u we need to continew the chemothrepy..right?
Doctor :   yes

Doctor :   Few more cycles
Doctor :   What did the oncologist say about it
Doctor :   Any updates about the hormonal status
Doctor :   Did he ask for continuation of the cycles?
User :   no
Doctor :   What did the oncologist say about it
User :   they did not sure anything
User :   i ask many time..
User :   he told to come and countinew this treatment
User :   even after treatment my mother is not feeling well...
Doctor :   Do you know the stage of her diagnosis?
User :   no
User :   i directly operate the tumer from breast
Doctor :   I think you can take a second opinion from another Medical oncologist
User :   after that they refer to
Doctor :   showing all the treatments and the diagnosis
Doctor :   Ok
User :   how to check the stage of cance?
Doctor :   You cannot do it, only with physical examination and the test the complete diagnosis
User :   bcoz I ask to doc. he told its depend on the blood and platlets...
User :   no any other way to knw about it?
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   As far I guess, there is breast reduction surgery done
Doctor :   with total mastectomy
Doctor :   and later the chemotherapy was done for 3 cycles
Doctor :   After that they tested for the blood and platelets
User :   no they only doing chemothrapy..they did not start reduction sergery
User :   they told after chemothrapy the will start electrothrapy..
Doctor :   do you mean radiotherapy
User :   every month we test the blood and platlets..
User :   ys
Doctor :   Ok, did they take the biopsy of the breast and tested for cancer?
Doctor :   Did they not remove the breast on one side?
User :   no they did not do like tis...they din not test biopsy..
User :   after operation
User :   they remove the breast that side
User :   removed
Doctor :   At this time, I suggest you it is worth taking a second opinion from a different oncologist
Doctor :   Do you have reports and treatments done
User :   that wy i m not sure the stage of the cancer
Doctor :   i think our conversation cannot be completed unless you give other details
User :   ys
User :   and want to stop this treatment
User :   i have
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   If you want to choose the ayurvedic treatment I have no idea about it
User :   ok thanks for need full help..
Doctor :   Pleasure speaking to you
Doctor :   If you wish to ask an oncologist you can do it here
Doctor :
User :   ok thanks
User :   sure i will contact with him
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