Appendix cancer

What is Appendix cancer?

Appendix cancer is a cancerous growth arising from the appendix. Most common cancers are similar to that developing in the gastrointestinal tract. Carcinoid is a special type of cancer arising from neuroendocrine cells of appendix.

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my friend has appendix cancer that has spread to ovaries and lymph nodes>. she had surgury 3 weeks ago and they removed her appendix ovaries uterus...

doctor1 MD

Hi.
Thanks for your query.
Noted the history and understood your concerns.
Since the patient is a operated case of cancer of the appendix with...

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Every month I get cramps in stmoct are and then I start vomiting a lot and then diiahera this is going on for about 10 years every on had appendix cancer...

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Hi XXXXXXX

Thanks for posting your query

Here is some information I need before I can help you

1] What was the surgery performed for appendix cancer...

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I have been diagnosed with Municous Neoplasm. Some people say I should see a specialist. A general surgeon told me he would like to do the surgery...

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Surgery for a neoplasm should ideally be done by a surgical oncologist. I strongly recommend that you get referral for a surgical oncologist.

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