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Posted 12 Apr 2010 by • 4 answers
My father has melanoma that can't be found but that metasisised into 2 brain tumors. The medical community is only recommending chemotherapy but with a poor prognosis. We are looking desperately to go another way. Has anyone had good or bad results trying the 35% food grade peroxide in water?
My husband has melanoma.on pred for several weeks 120mg a day tapered off headache and profuse swea?
Posted 13 days ago by • 0 answers
Taking opdivo infusion every two weeks. Was on yervoy opdivo combo for 3 treatments.and was put on pred because of side effects. Profuse sweating and fatigue. Is this normal?
Posted 17 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
I left my doctors after noticing an existing mole had become slightly raised, red and itchy. My doctor said it was infected with just one glance and I thought that was that. But also he said to come back In a week and he couldn't tell if it was cancerous or not. I'm confused to how it ...
Posted 26 May 2017 by • 0 answers
it's an immunosuppressant and my doctor said it's okay - some internet sites not to. Is any one taking methotrexate with Keytruda? Thank you for answering.
Posted 26 Mar 2017 • 2 answers
I am currently doing infusions of Keytruda, every 3 weeks for a year now. I had to stop for a month because I kept getting dehydrated and ending up in the hospital. I take gabapentin 1200 mg twice a day, oxycodone ER 80 mg twice a day, oxycodone 30 mg every 4 hours as needed, Celexa 60 mg, ...
Posted 28 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
... under his scalp has developed into a large, nasty, inflamed lump since starting the treatments. Is this normal? Had first melanoma surgically removed. This one (the second melanoma) developed right next to the incision from the removal of the first melanoma. Decided to have Keytruda treatments ...
Posted 15 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
I would like to see the difference of an abnormal and normal marks on the body through pictures.
Posted 16 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 8 Jan 2015 by • 3 answers
I was very healthy, was put on restasis for dry eye. several months later 2 malignant melanomas, then blood cancer. research shows it is an immune suppressant and causes cancer, so there must be others out there with this experience. Thx
Posted 16 May 2016 by • 0 answers
My son, age 51, has melanoma. He had leisons in his brain (3), lung (1), left leg (1) and on his adrenal gland (1). He had no external sores. He 1st noticed a problem with spasms in his left arm/hand in March 2015. He was admitted to Georgetown Hospital Lombardi Cancer Center, under Dr. McGibney. ...
Posted 14 Feb 2016 by • 2 answers
My husband just finished his 3rd dose of yervoy. He had very little reaction to the first two doses. After the third dose he is unable to function. He has severe stomach discomfort, diarrhea, vomiting and can't sleep. He also isn't eating much. Tthese symptoms have been going on for ...
Posted 23 Feb 2016 by • 0 answers
... appointment next week to enter this trial. Any words of wisdom? Are you all melanoma patients? Can you tell me about side effects?
Posted 13 Aug 2015 by • 1 answer
... months ago I tried fluorouracil 5% on neck,back of neck & both arms & hands I had such a large area to cover that I ran out of the cream in 6 days. Its now 3 months later, Fiery rash, bumps & unbearable itch. Dr. doesn't seem to help me. Says this should clear up. . .but it ...
Posted 30 Nov 2015 by • 1 answer
Hi, I am a 38-year old caucasian male. I have had a small, colourless bump on my arm for more than a year, I never really thought much of it, until a few days ago, when I noticed that I had several colourless or red bumps on both of my arms and hands. So far I have counted six bumps, each of them ...
Posted 31 Jul 2015 by • 2 answers
- I've had this mole since I was little. Two days ago it got really itchy, I thought something bit me so I scratched. Today I felt a scab and picked on it and noticed it was my mole. It became a scab and is now falling off. Is this bad? The color nor the size isnt any different. It feels a ...
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