How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. David Your Own Question
Dr. David
Dr. David, Doctor (MD)
Category: Oncology
Satisfied Customers: 9308
Experience:  Experienced Oncology Physician trained in New York City. I'm ready to help.
Type Your Oncology Question Here...
Dr. David is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

My father got early onset of non small lung cancer and

Customer Question

My father got early onset of non small lung cancer and kindness failure as well, but in the last week or so one of his legs have swelled up. He also lost his appite as well . Thank you please my father I'm worried . Thank you Lisa .
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

This is Dr. David

do you mean kidney failure or kindness failure?

I am sorry his legs have swollen up

this can be caused by his kidney failure or liver failure.

if his kidneys are not working, he might need dialysis to help clean his blood if his kidneys are not working.

has his doctors talked to him about treatment for his early stage lung cancer?

or talked to him about dialysis for his kidneys?