I am suffering from leukemia(blood cancer)and undergoing chemotherapy cycles .Due to this recently i have lot of hair fall and even wait loss.I feel weak ,so i want to know what are the side effects caused by chemotherapy
i am a unani doctor.our medicine use in cancer include supplementation a) to reduce side-effects during chemotherapy or radiotherapy, b) to prolonging survival and minimize metastasis, c) to improve quality of life, and d) to prevent occurrence A. As a supplement during&after chemotherapy or radiotherapy to reduce side-effects such as fatigue, loss of appetite, hair loss, bone marrow suppression and risk of infection.
i have been off chemotherapy for about 2 months and have all sorts of aches n pains.. Is this just my body getting back to normal and is this usual as hospitals only ever give you side effects of being on chemotherapy not side effects of coming off it!!
Dear Doctor Anil Thakwani, I have had colon cancer back in 2004. I was operated on four times. I have also had chemotherapy and radiation. That was quite a while ago. Lately I experience terrible chills threw by whole body. My house is nice and warm. The other day I had two sweaters on and a winter jacket. I was still freezing. I threw a blanket on me and finally fell asleep. When I woke up I felt better. Then I was starting to get warm. I removed the jacket and a sweater and was comfortable. When I get these chills I always check my temperature. I never have a temperature. It is below normal. Then after the chills disappear my body temperature becomes normal. Do you know why this happening. Its very annoying. I would like to know why this happens quite often now.
i am currently going through chemo my ca125 was 13 and went up to 16 should i be concerned? i also have only had two treatments on my third treatment i had a reaction so they stopped it it has been three weeks since then. is there concern for me to continue when it has been so long in between treatments? will it still be effective? i was on taxol/carbo 6 rounds with 3 weeks in between.
hi I have been originally diaganosed as having pmr with joint pain [severe night sweats and weight loss after several test including west nile and lyme they are now suggesting luekemia and perhaps one that is treated without radiation or chemo.Can you offer an opinion and prognosis
I had chemo two years ago for non hodgkins lymphoma/ lukemia. I was stage 4 . I went for a check up today and they said that my blood that showed something wrong with my bone marrow. When I was first diagnosed he said my bone marrow was like 88 now it is 157. What does that mean.
my 18 month old son got suddenly severly ill he s had 2 bone marrow asperations one found fibrosis of the bone marrow and 15% blastomas that show traits of lukemia but not high enough percent to be classified as lukemia I didn t know there were different types of blastomas and that blastomas in themselves mean cancer what all exactly could I be looking at besides lukemia and other cancers please list everything from genetic disorders and diseases fungal bacterial viral nutritional diseases and disorders I wouldn t ask except to me so many things have the same symptoms as he s shown which are lethargy reduced apetite weight loss low platetlets low white and red blood cell counts petichia and at the start had a hive like rash if someone could narrow down the possibilities without the run around and give me a list of everything and the symtoms of what it could be it d be appreciated thanks
I am a 32 yr old chronic myeloid leukemia patient on gleevec 400mg 1yr now. I am experiencing bleeding during & after intercourse, tiny clotting then gone. Does not appear to be associated with my period. I am concerned abt my current condition, also abt a possibly exacerbate/metastases of cancer. Call my Oncologist right away/gynecologist? Is this normal?
Dear doctors I’m super worried . I went for a physical exam and found out my wbc are a little to high than Normal at 12.13 reference range is 3.66-11.99. Also my patelletes were low at 111 range 144-400 This was last Monday and just Sunday I was...
I just noticed these spots under my armpit a few inches. It is slightly itchy. Its only here, no where else on body. I recently used a tanning bed ( I know it's bad, but wanted to get some color for vacation). I burned slightly in this area. Is it...
I had a few blood tests recently. The first came back with an elevated White Blood Cell count of 23.2 H a few weeks ago. A follow up test last week revealed a white blood cell count of 22.0 H. I've feeling fine, but here I should see a...