My mom has this. Very serious form of cancer, she has had it 4 times in 5 years. Surgery is often the answer but is highly agressive and may need radation and chemo... Cancer comes back, and no dr's seem to know a lot about it... it's scary
My aunt , 57, is suffering from Retro Peritoneal Sarcoma, 4th stage. The docs have left any hope of chemo or anythin. A tumor is said to be found near her hear and another near her kidney. They(the docs) say ayurvedic help might be possible in helpingng her. Could you suggest anythin, anythin at all that could help her revive?? pls!
I had a clear cell sarcoma tumor removed from my small intestine 2 yrs, 8 mths ago. Recently cat scans showed 6 small masses that weren t there in last scans from 7 mths ago. Boipsy was on Mon. waiting from results, but assuming they are likely malignant as in same general area as last tumor. I think they may be in the peritoneal cavity this time. I am having a hard time finding ANY information on this type of cancer, in this location..... ie; Treatment, medication, protocol, etc. Can you share any insight?
Hi. My mom is 71 years old. She has been diagnosed with Layomyo Sarcoma in 2008. She had a tumour removed that was growing outside the colon then. In 2010 after a CT scan showed mets to the liver and lungs, she had surgery again. Six tumors were removed from the liver and 11 leighsions remained in the lungs. She had 12 chemotherapy sessions. July 2012 after another scan I was told that treatment was not effective and she will be treated symptomatic from then on. In January this year a large tumour was removed from her back but the results showed incomplete . Currently my mom is experiencing the following: swollen neck, abdomen, right foot. She only experience pain now and then - not sure if she is hiding anything- She sometimes have pain in her neck, shoulders, feet and hands. her complextion is slightly darker, constipation and tiredness. However she still do most things by herself. She stays with me. Her GP is very vague and not very forthcoming with information, which frustrates me. Hospice does regular checkups. All I want to know is what to expect and how long my mom has to live. It seems she does not understand what s happening to her. Many thanks Gaironese
twenty years ago i had renal failure and havehad two failed transplants. two years ago i had cancer in two kidneys; in the transplanted and natural kidneys. they were successfully removed and im on peritoneal dialysis.unfortunately i cannot urinate but certiain duct comes when i use the toilet and this has a horible smell.what is the solution?
Hey doctor, For the last couple of weeks, I have been having this heavy ache feeling in my upper abdomen just below my ribs, I have attached an image of where exactly. But it hurts quite a bit and it sometimes feels itchy inside my skin in that...
Hi, I was given this report from a HSG test. Could you please tell me what this means? etro flexed uterine cavity, normal patency and contrast spill into the peritoneum left was demonstrated, faint whisp of contrast was seen in the proximal right fallopian tube. Contrast was not confidently identified beyond this. No definite contrast spill was seen on the right side of the pelvic perenial cavity.Left fallopian tube faint contrast line outlining the proximal right fallopian tube was seen but no contrast opacifleation beyond this. No definite spill of contrast into the peritoneum on the right side was demonstrated and therefore right tubal patency cannot be confirmed
Dear Dr.Vineet, This query is regards your old patient Mrs.Gayatree Panda ,59 years ,who was diagnosed with CA Ovary stage III in Apollo ,HYd.She underwent cytoreductive surgery at RGCI on 5.5.08.HPE showed residual disease present,ascetic fluid positive.She was NED till march 2009 when she had inguinal lymph node enlargement FNAC positive CA 125-195 u/ml. Then inguinal lymph node dissection in mar 09.then 3 chemo cycles Gem+Carbo from 23.5.09-response ca 125-17 u/ml.then 3 more cycle chemo given till 3.11.09. presently (10/6/2010)again CA 125 gone up to 170.4 u/ml .RBC 11,Platelate 146000,TLC 6500,RBS101 mg/dl,CECT whole abdomen(8.6.10) Progressive disease by Recist criteria.The report says-There is ascites with 8mm size subhepatic peritoneal nodule. A 24x 20mm cystic space occupying lesion in left subphrenic region .rest unremarkable.We want to know after all these treatments why is coming back again and what is the next path forward? What options we have.
my daughter is 8 years old. her CT SCAN report is - approx 187x133x108mm sized well defined heterogenously enhancing mass lession showing intra-lessional calcification is seen in left side of retro-peritoneum causing extension across middle and causing posterior displacement of left kidney and right sided displacement of arota and bowel. aeterial supply is serived from abdominal aorta sir, I want to know is her neuroblastoma curable ? In this stage what is best treatment for her ?