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Rare and Other Cancers
Archives for November 2012
My brother at age 44 was diagnosed with Stage 2 Pancreatic Cancer last Dec, 2011. He was out hunting and actually thought he was having a heart attack, went to the hospital only to find out a month later his heart was fine but they had found a tumor in his pancreas. He had PET scans and every other test known I think, told…
Cholangiocarcinoma Stage 4 battle - Taking a chance
It's already 4 weeks since the malignant tumor was discovered inside my husband's liver and lungs, and still, we couldn't start treatment. I'm screaming out for help from doctors: they all look at us with this 'I'm sorry' look that leaves nothing but a miserable lump in the throat and my husband in pain. Even his close…
Inravascular B Cell Lymphoma
My mom was very recently diagnosed with Intravascular B Cell Lymphoma. She has started her Chemo treatment with R-CHOP. She has responed well to the first round. Does anyone know much about this rare type of Lymphoma?
My daughter was diagnosed with adrenal cancer. surgery was performed and thankfully it was fully encapsulated it was 14 cm so based on these characteristics it was stage 2 the surgeon approached this very agressive he removed the adrenal gland and took a lot of extra tissue once tested the outer portion of the tumor and…
I started having very strong pain on the left side of my abdomen
I hope you can help me. I started having very strong pain on the left side of my abdomen since July this year and the doctors have not found the reason yet. I contacted with author of http://painleftside.net and he told me it may be diverticulitis, kidney stones, or cancer (at worst), but he doesn't know without medical…
Noninvasive Micropapillary Serous Carcinoma of Ovaries - Anyone else?
Doctors say it's very rare. Would love to hear treatment plans of others. I'm only 27. Thanks.