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Medications, Treatment, Procedures
11/17/17 10:53 PM
Hello there, I don't usually post much, as I have not ever been diagnosed. However, I have had a biopsy in my mouth and it was quite deep and did require a stitch or two. Mine came back negative. It was uncomfortable for a few days after the numbness wore off and left a bruise al...
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Medications, Treatment, Procedures
11/17/17 06:14 PM
By now, you probably have already had your biopsy so I wont bother to review all the possible ways of getting one and the after effects of each. I wish you had posted this earlier so I could have given you the info before your procedure. Always remember when reading any replies...
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Medications, Treatment, Procedures
11/17/17 02:10 AM
Hi everyone, I’m having a biopsy done tomorrow on a leukoplakia spot on my cheek. I’m wondering what to expect during and after. He said there would be a couple stitches but didn’t go into detail. Does the biopsy hurt? How does it feel afterwards? Will I feel up to caring ...
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Introduce yourself
11/13/17 11:41 PM
You're welcome! You and your husband are not alone any longer. We are here to help, listen and try to offer insights from things we've learned during our battles. You found a safe place where we completely understand what you are going thru. Its ok to vent, we get it. We've ...
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Introduce yourself
11/13/17 10:37 PM
Thank you so much for responding! I'm happy to see everyone believes Norman is in great hands at MD Anderson. I understand you're not doctors or healthcare professionals but sometimes it just helps to chat, feel you're not alone in this. Now if I can just get my husband to sche...
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After Treatment Issues - immediate post treatment
11/12/17 03:35 PM
Im very sorry I missed your post!!! A swollen lymph node could be a sign of an infection or other illness. It could also be related to treatments. Hopefully this is not cancerous and is something minor. Wishing you all the best with this. Please let us know how you make out....
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Introduce yourself
11/11/17 10:15 PM
Trisha: I found a definition on-line that may clarify the statement. Here is a partial quote; "Palliative care.....to provide an extra layer of support. It is appropriate at any age and at any stage in a serious illness, and it can be provided along with curative treatment....
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