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Experience:  Board Certified Oncologist
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I need some info about reoccurrence after Whipple procedure

Customer Question

hi, i need some info about reoccurrence after Whipple procedure ..
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: the surgery is done oversea in feb
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: been diagnosed in jan about pancreatic cancer and then whipple procesure is done in feb nafter whipple there were chemo session 3 now after did ct scan and they said its reoccurring so need i fo regarding that patient is 60 years old
JA: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: yes
Submitted: 16 days ago.
Category: Oncology
Customer: replied 16 days ago.
please find below ct scan result after whipple which is done in feb
Customer: replied 16 days ago.
ths was biopsy result before whiple procedure
Expert:  Dr. David replied 16 days ago.

This is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 16 days ago.

I am sorry you have this recurrence of your pancreatic cancer

you should see a radiation oncology doctor about it

you may be able to attack this recurrence with radiation therapy and chemotherapy

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
is it possible that reoccurrence is this much quick as it was just on pancreatic and its been removed in feb 2020
Expert:  Dr. David replied 16 days ago.

I am not sure what you mean by "this much quick"

you can have quick recurrences of pancreatic cancer after surgery.