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A medically induced coma is when a patient receives a controlled dose of an anesthetic, typically propofol, pentobarbital or thiopental, to cause a...
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I don't know what your particular chances are, since I do not have enough information about you or your mother's case, but needless to say...
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These two cancers are not "connected", but it is still unfortuante for you to have this family history. I wish you the best in your recent...
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There is a book by this same title, so you can buy it on Amazon and get the answer first-hand....Without nipples, how would teenage boys torture each...
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This is a little complicated. I think it will help to go over the terms that doctors use for female pelvic surgery. A hysterectomy is the...
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Yes, I would go to the ER if the pain is worse.  Do you have any other symptoms? When did the pain start?
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Insurance companies pay for medications when a drug has received FDA approval for treatment or there are advanced clinical trials (Phase III and...
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Weight is a really important factor to the postmenopausal woman. Higher body mass index and postmenopausal weight gain increase a woman’s risk for...
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An FDA panel has recommended that the drug Avastin no longer be sold as a treatment for breast cancer. The unanimous recommendation came after...
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Breast cancer cells, like all cancers, initially develop because of defects in the genetic material deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) of a single cell. The...
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The various types of cancers behave differently, with distinct rates of growth and patterns of spreading (metastasis) to other areas of the body...
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Estrogen is a female hormone that is produced by the ovaries. During the reproductive years, a woman's body is exposed to high levels of estrogen...
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The most significant risk factors for breast cancer are gender and age. Men can develop breast cancer, but women are 100 times more likely to develop...
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