• nodules are back-what next?

    Asked by sugarbear on Monday, May 13, 2013

    nodules are back-what next?

    ct scans show soft tissue nodules coming back -none in vital organs yet -have been t two melanoma specialists rearding what to do after nodules came back -both differ so much on what to do next -not sure which waay to go-any suggestions -need to do something soon

    3 Answers from the Community

    • CAS1's Avatar

      I take it they are both skin cancer experts. Ther eis so much p[ositive progres sin Melanoma..any suggestion of a clinical trial? as richard K said..May 31st is the start of ASCO I think we will be hearing about a number of options for Melanoma

      over 3 years ago
    • SueRae1's Avatar

      Hugs and healing vibes. You might want to get a third opinion given the fact both specialist you saw have such different ideas of what to do going forward. Aurburn is about 4 hours from NYC and 5 from Boston. Both cities have several world class cancer centers, you may want to consider go to one of them and there take on your case.

      over 3 years ago
    • SueRae1's Avatar

      here's a list of top hospitals in NY and MA

      Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center
      44 Binney Street, Rm. 1628
      Boston, Massachusetts 02115
      [phone number redacted]
      [phone number redacted]

      The Mass General Cancer Center
      55 Fruit Street
      Boston, MA 02114
      [phone number redacted]
      [phone number redacted]

      Cancer Research Center
      Albert Einstein College of Medicine
      Chanin Building, Room 209
      1300 Morris Park Avenue
      Bronx, New York 10461
      [phone number redacted]

      Columbia Melanoma Center
      New York Presbyterian Hospital
      177 Fort Washington Avenue
      New York, NY 10032
      [phone number redacted]

      Roswell Park Cancer Institute
      Elm & Carlton Streets
      Buffalo, New York[phone number redacted]
      [phone number redacted]

      NYU Cancer Institute
      New York University Langone Medical Center
      550 First Avenue
      New York, New York 10016
      [phone number redacted]

      Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
      1275 York Avenue
      New York, New York 10021
      [phone number redacted]
      [phone number redacted]

      Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center
      1130 St. Nicholas Avenue
      Room 508
      New York, New York 10032
      [phone number redacted]0

      James P. Wilmot Cancer Center
      University of Rochester Medical Center
      601 Elmwood Ave. Box 704
      Rochester NY 14642
      (866) 4-WILMOT
      [phone number redacted]

      Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care
      Melanoma/Sarcoma Program
      Greene Medical Arts Pavilion
      3400 Bainbridge Avenue
      Bronx, NY 10467
      [phone number redacted]

      Weill Cornell Cancer Center
      New York-Presbyterian Hospital
      525 East 68 th Street
      New York, NY 10065
      [phone number redacted]

      Tisch Cancer Institute
      Mount Sinai Medical Center
      1190 5 th Avenue
      New York, NY 10029
      [phone number redacted]

      over 3 years ago

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