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Sunday, November 23, 2008 Alan FRIED, Community Member, asks

Q: nAME OF CANCER BEGINS WITH A P presents as brusing or rash and interferon has been tried with chemo

fRIEND HAD a rare form of cancer...starts with a "P" and can present with bruises or rashes often first on legs and arms and can spread. Usually not painful and hard to diagnose. oFTEN MISSES AS ITIS SO RARE.  Jews from Russia and Poland often more at risk. Radiation, chemo and interferin often used....what could this cancer be?  Often hard to diagnose.  Sometimes a dermatologist will think of it.  Not often seen.  Prognosis and possible names.  aFTER TREATMENT RASH MAY STAY LOOKS MUCH LIKE BRUISES

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HealthGal, Health Guide
11/24/08 8:05pm

Sorry - the only cancers with 'p" that I can come up with are pancreatic cancer and Paget's Disease

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By Alan FRIED, Community Member— Last Modified: 06/14/12, First Published: 11/23/08