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HI I have come across a question I am having a hard time finding an answer to. My friends son is palliative and his white blood cell count is high, she is wondering what this means. He has been hallucinating and can't walk anymore. I have a feeling that he is near the end of his journey but because I have obviously not experienced this myself as a survivor I am not sure what to tell her.
I would appreciate any advice on this that you can offer. Thank you for your time
Maryann Carrigan

Does he have a brain tumour? If so what kind of brain tumour? Where is it located in his brain? Do you know its size? How long has he had it? What kind of treatments has he had and when was he treated? Without this information - at least, so even more is better _ all I could do is guess. So please inform me!

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Claes-Gustaf Nordquist, M.D.


I`m a doctor of medicine and specialist in radiation therapy and medical oncology. I have a long time experience of these tumours.


I'm a Doctor of Medicine and specialist in Medical Oncology and Radiation Therapy, educated and trained in Sweden. Now retired. Background in Radiation Therapy, Medical Oncology, Radiation Protection, Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology, Gynecological Oncology, Clinical Pathology, Clinical Cytology,Hematology and Internal Medicine. M.D. from the faculty of medicine, Royal Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Have also been an exchange student at the Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem Israel. Former medical consultant, Swedish National Board of Radiation Protection. Former Police Surgeon and Medical Examiner, Stockholm Police Department. Former Chief Medical Officer, The Royal Guards, The Royal Horse Guards and the Royal Household Brigade, Royal Swedish Army Medical Corps. You can also reach me on: . I have no restrictions on the number of questions there. I also answer questions about Oncology (General Cancer), General History, Military History, Breast Cancer, Colon Cancer.

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