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I have been for a camera down to look at my stomach and gullet

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I have been for a camera down to look at my stomach and gullet they have found a module in the bottom of my gullet. Says it is99 percent cancerous waiting for a scan next
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 3 years ago.
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Hi there, This is Dr Basu, Experienced Specialist. I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

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The diagnosis of cancer is confirmed by the biopsy fo the tissue sample from the nodule.

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The CT scan will help to see if there is any lymph node involvement.

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If there is no node involvement and no other spread, then this is a localized cancer.

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In that case Chemotherapy and surgery combination is curative meaning cancer an be eliminated.

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Please reply with further question.

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radiation therapy also adde to chemotherapy to increase the chances of cure.

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Cisplatin is most commonly used medication for this condition.

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Best wishes,

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Expert:  Dr Basu replied 3 years ago.
Dr Basu : Hi there, This is Dr Basu, Experienced Specialist. I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.
Dr Basu : What is your question now?
Dr Basu : The diagnosis of cancer is confirmed by the biopsy fo the tissue sample from the nodule.
Dr Basu : The CT scan will help to see if there is any lymph node involvement.
Dr Basu : If there is no node involvement and no other spread, then this is a localized cancer.
Dr Basu : In that case Chemotherapy and surgery combination is curative meaning cancer an be eliminated.
Dr Basu : Please reply with further question.
Dr Basu : radiation therapy also adde to chemotherapy to increase the chances of cure.
Dr Basu : Cisplatin is most commonly used medication for this condition.
Dr Basu : Best wishes