Oncology Questions? Ask an Oncologist for Answers ASAP
This is Dr. David
your doctor wants to repeat it in 3 months to be on the overly safe side.
most likely the MRI scan will be the same in 3 months which will give even more evidence that there is no evidence of cancer in that site.
are you not willing to do a repeat scan in 3 months?
how old are you?
I can't see your MRI scan or see your MRI scan report
how much risk are you willing to take?
if you have a 5-10% chance it could be cancer would you still not want to do the repeat scan?
yes, I know this
if you don't want the scan in 3 months, don't get the scan.
not all brain malignancy cause spinal tap fluid with cancer.
most brain cancers don't cause spinal tap positive tumor cells.
let me know if you have other questions.
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