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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

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Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Malignant ascites life expectancy

Premium Questions

Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

has ascites by recent CT saying " new loculated ascites with peritonesl enhancement n omental thickening suspicious malignant ascites ." 4 month ago 1.6 litre fluid drained out of her... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indranil Ghosh ( Oncologist)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

, "Liver: Normal size and contours. Normal echogenicity and echotexture. Minimal perihepatic ascites ." Aren't ascites really bad? I had not fasted as I was not expecting an ultrasound. I don't know ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

G/morning, I have a question or two about ascities and liver disease. I am a heavy drinker as of late (1/2) pint of Vodka a day plus I drink several 16.0 oz of bottled water a day. I seem to have no signs of liver... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sassen S Kwasa MD

I was diagnosed with congestive heart failure . I was sent for an echo today and because I was so worried the technician said I don't think it's your heart. He said your heart looks good. So now I'm not sure what it could... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sassen S Kwasa ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

care, bedridden 95% of day, on oxygen , no pain but shortness of breath , 30 pounds of ascites ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indranil Ghosh ( Oncologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Nizar Ali MD

My mother aged 77 has been facing malignant ascites in abdomen and has been advised not to take chemo or undergo surgery due to her condition. She is taking lacilactone for fluid passing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nizar Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

A family friend of mine has been diagnosed with malignant ascites with no definite location ... reading online states that malignant ascites has a bad prognosis. But why doesn t anything show up... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr.   Jayesh Vaza MD

I have stage Iv colon cancer, spread to liver. I have one tumor in the left lobe of my liver. I had malignant ascites. I am 80 years old and have osteoporosis with several compression fractures (all of which ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jayesh Vaza ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Shailja Puri MD

have liver disease chronic with cirrhosis other ascites andgo paracentesis ever so often take/lasix and a number of other druges was turned down for transplant at stanford becuse of lack of suport/caretaker need ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr.  Ralph Chambers MD

and mobile. What do you believe his life expectancy will be? Don t know resluts of any lab work... ...I have a friend who experienced ascites and swelling of the legs and feet - had lost alot of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ralph Chambers ( General & Family Physician)