Exhausted won't eat
My dad was diagnosed with stage IV NSCLC in Dec 2016. He started out on Ketruda and is worked really well until it started attacking his Kidneys. He went through a several rounds of Chemo that shrunk the cancer. He now is only showing the cancer in the main original turmor that has shrunk and a little area close to that.…
Need advice on next steps
Hi, I am from Bangalore, India. My mother is 50 years old. Last year in December she was diagnosed with pneumonia and antibiotics relieved her symptoms like high fever and body pains. However there was still opacity showing in her x ray. She was asked to get a plain CT and the doctor said we had to go for a bronchoscopy.…
Just found out on first of march I have non-small cell cancer.I go in for test on the 18th of March,Pet scan and MRI. A doctor has spoke with me and wants to remove lower left lobe and he mentioned Chemo and radiation. I do not know what he knows since I haven't had test done yet. I have had blood work a ct and x-ray so…
Pain and spasms
I had a lobectomy via thoracotomy on March 1st. Any good stretches out there to help alleviate diaphram spasms!!
Today is 1 week 1 day since my lobectomy of my rt. lower lung. The pain is incredible, but is lessening every day. My story began with a coronary scan screening for high cholestrial, those numbers were fine, however a spot on my lung was determined, that sent me for another type of Ct. That did determine a mass on my lung,…
Waiting for doctor's appointment
My daughter 35yrs old was in the car accident a week ago. They did cat scan with contrast and discovered multiple lung opacity. One is 17.2mmx6.8mm. The ER doctor they told her to follow it with 3 month ct scan. She has appointment with a lung doctor next week. Meanwile I completely falling apart with worry. What are the…
26, Possible Lung Cancer?
Hi everyone, I'm so sorry to be a bother but I could use some advice. I'm 26, overweight, have always had about 85% lung function my whole life, have never smoked but both of my parents were heavy smokers for a long time. I have always been prone to infections and many, many, many bouts of bronchitis. About six years ago I…