From India: 5-month-old-baby with Liver Cancer
Dear Dr. Chris,
I am writing this email on behalf of my co-brother in law who has a 5 months female baby. She is suffering from Liver Cancer, All the details are below:
UltraSan Report: 14/02/2012
GROSS HEPATOMEGALY WITH MULTIPLE NODULAR MASSES IN BOTH LOBES DIFFUSELY SEEN-LIVER 137MM
CT SCAN: 15/02/2012
Liver is grossly enlarged extending up to the iliac fossa. There is e/o multiple hypo attenuated areas diffusely involving both lobes. Following IV contrast administration there is heterogenous enhancement during arterial phase. Delayed section are not available. No calcification. Portal vein and IVC are normal.
Diagnostic possibilities includes: Adrenal neuroblastoma with hepatic secondaries/ hepatic haemangiomatosis.
MRI SCAN: 16/02/2012
Liver grossly enlarged in size extending up to pelvis. Both lobes show extensive lobular T1 hypo, T2 hyperintense lesions with intevening parenchyma showing T1 hyper and T2 hypointensity. Significant strtching of the vascularity noted with compression. the largest lesion measures 4×3 cm.
Impression: MR Imaging morphology in favour of # GROSS HEPATOMEGALY WITH EXTENSIVE T1 HYPO T2 HYPERINTENSE LOBULAR SOL’S IN BOTH LOBES? -HAMARTOMAS.
Biopsy has been done on 20/02/2012 and the report confirms for cancer in the Liver through Adrenal gland. Embryonal cancer.
Currently we are residing in Hyderabad, AP, India. I kindly request you to look into this case as soon as possible, and give suggestions. Let me know if there is any hope for this baby, as Doctors advised for chemotherapy. And I came to know about your Cancer care Center, and I have seen many cases of cancer on your website which has been cured. We want to talk to you, if you please provide us with your contact number. Please do reply soon, really appreciated. Thanking you.
Reply: I am sorry I cannot help patient from so far way country.
Thanks for the reply, what if we decided to come to Malaysia then you will ready to see us?And is this Cancer curable? If you provide us with your contact number we can talk about this case, and we will decide to come to Malaysia as soon as possible. Thanking you.
Reply: Cancer is not curable and it is no use coming to see me because I cannot help small baby.