This involves a much thicker lining of mucus inside the airways, and an inflamed and thickened airway wall. This traps the air inside the alveoli, and as mentioned, makes it harder for an asthmatic to breathe. Usually, while deferring breathing a bit, it is not life threatening or even severe enough to do sports- many athletes like Olympic swimmer
Chemotherapy, which involves the use of Sorafenib (Nexavar), a drug used to treat aggressive or metastatic thyroid cancer that is not responsive to radioactive iodine therapy. Possible side effects include diarrhea, weight loss, fatigue, high blood pressure, and skin rash. Other Ways of Coping with Hurthle Cell Carcinoma Treatment for Hurthle cell carcinoma can be frightening and challenging. Here are some tips to help you cope with the disease: • Discuss your feelings with a family member or friend or join a support group for cancer patients and families. • Accept help from other people.
A tube is inserted into the blood vein by a radiologist in the lower part of the neck or groin where an instrument can be passed. The enlarged vein is monitored and the doctor will release a coil that will block the testicular veins and the blood flow will be interrupted hence repair the varicocele. This is safer for the patient however; caution has to be taken so that veins can open up after the procedure. Some veins which will fail will be blocked and regular checkups should be carried out to ensure they heal well. If they do not heal well, it can cause more problems in the future and it will be difficult to be treated and can cause
Yes it is treatable. Primary thrombocytosis is most commonly treated by taking aspirin or the medication the doctor provides. sometimes treatment requires medical procedures. To treat secondary thrombocytosis what needs to be done first is to treat the condition that is causing it. Some causes for secondary thrombocytosis are von Willebrand disease, and cancers.
Primary Keyword: mesothelioma survival rates Secondary keyword: 1) Methods to Improve Your Mesothelioma Survival Rate 2) Mesothelioma Prognosis | Understanding Survival and Cures A Brief Introduction: Mesothelioma is a form of cancer which mainly affects the lungs’ membrane lining and the abdomen. It is considered as one of the serious and aggressive diseases. The disease is very hard to be diagnosed. And till now no such cure has been known for handling this disease.
Laryngeal Cancer Oropharyngeal Cancer Hypopharyngeal Cancer Glottic Cancer The signs and symptoms at a glance Throat cancer has been copyrighted as a deadly disease in the medical arena but the signs and symptoms are pretty clear and it is sensible to visit a doctor as soon as the following symptoms come to the surface: Gruffness in voice Throat remains painful even after medicine for more than a week and a half Weight loss Frequent coughing up
(1-3) The disease demands prompt diagnosis, timely resuscitation and proper surgical management so as to reduce the morbidity and mortality. Surgery is the mainstay of emergency treatment of these life-threatening complications that are refractory to medical management. The ideal treatment for the perforation of duodenal ulcer has not yet been established. (4-5) Duodenal perforation is a very common and fatal complication in patients of chronic peptic ulcer symptoms with inadequate or no medical treatment.
INTRODUCTION: Bronchogenic carcinoma is the most common malignancy in the world, accounting for 7% of all deaths in men and women. It is the leading cause of death in industrialized countries and also rising at alarming rates in developing countries.In Pakistan cancer of the lung has been ranked the most frequent malignancy in men in Karachi in the entire 1995- 2002 period. In the 1998-2002 period the incidence rate increased to 25.5 per 100,000 (males) and 4.2 per 100,000 (females). Extensive epidemiologic data clearly establish cigarette smoking as the major cause of lung cancer.
When the pleura form fibrous tissues due to an inflammatory process that restricts lung expansion, surgeons perform decortication, which aims to peel off the hardened tissue. This results in the return of lung compliance, which leads to improvement of symptoms. Newer techniques include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery or VATS decortication, which is a less invasive method that uses a small camera to guide thin instruments through small skin
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