Jul 17, 2019
When it comes to Cancer Treatment, not all methods can be used on every patient. Even small or minor treatments require special equipment. In this week's episode of Ask Doctor Tom, Doctor Tom brings in the Multi Lumen. A tabletop machine no bigger than a Wall Phone that uses lights to treat patient ailments.
Some of the...
Jul 10, 2019
The skin is an important part of the body, protecting people from sunlight, heat, infection, and injuries. It also stores fat and helps regulate body temperature. Cancer can form in the skin anywhere on the body, first originating in the outer layer of the skin (epidermis). It’s the most common kind of cancer.
Jul 3, 2019
Vaginal cancer is a rare female cancer that occurs in the cells that line the vaginal surface, which is also known as the birth canal. Squamous cell carcinoma, adenocarcinoma, melanoma, and sarcoma are all types of vaginal cancer.
Some of the questions that are answered in this episode include:
Jun 26, 2019
Urethral Cancer affects the tissues in of the urethra, the tube that brings urine from the bladder to the outside of the body.
Men develop this cancer more often than women and it can spread quickly to other tissues around the urethra, including the lymph nodes before it’s detected and diagnosed. People over age 60...
Jun 19, 2019
Spinal Cancer effects the vertebrae of the spinal cord. The Cancer cells attack the membrane that forms between the bones and forms tumors that can lead to difficulty of walking,numbness,or even paralysis. In this episode Doctor Tom goes over some commonly asked question from listeners, and delves into what can cause...