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can anyone help reading the CT scan and PET CT result? [closed]

6 months ago CT scan showed left sided testicular tumor. so inguinal orchiectomy is performed. biopsy is performed and found Seminoma. so 5 cycles of chemotherapy is given (planning to total 6 cycles)...
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What is Sentinel lymph node? [closed]

The axillary lymph node group does not include the sentinel lymph node and Wikipedia says it is a “hypothetical ” lymph node which is the first to be drained by a tumour. It also has a significant ...
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Can tumor size (T) and presence of cancer in the lymph nodes (N) in patients with lung cancer be identified on the first visit?

I am a scientific researcher working on lung cancer. I am trying to develop a machine learning method able to process just few early detection features and then predict if a patient with lung cancer ...
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Anti-PD1 in adjuvancy after resection of metastatic melanoma in Europe

I was wondering if it is possible to get anti-PD1 (nivo/pembro/...) treatment in an adjuvant setting after resection of metastatic melanoma. Even if that means paying the treatment. As far as I know, ...
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Need some clarification on benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH)

My dad was diagnosed with BPH (benign prostate hyperplasia) and he recently underwent a CT scan. In the CT scan report its referred as "pedicle metastasis d9". What does this mean?
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What are survival rates of male patients in stage IV throat cancer that has metastised to the lower pallet?

The patient is receiving combination radiation and chemotherapy. Surgery to remove the cancerous throat tissue was not entirely successful as surgeon uncovered cancer had metastised to the lower ...