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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Not too long: sorry to say not too long but in my view life and death is not in our hand so we all should appreciate life and live as we are going to die tomorrow ... Read More

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A 70-year-old female asked:
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Difficult to say: Without the type of cancer and past or ongoing treatments but unfortunately if it has metastasized there is a very poor prognosis and would be thinkin ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Longevity: I am sorry to hear about your condition. The best person to ask is the oncologist (o) who is familiar with you and your case, as the o knows you best ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Sad: No one knows when the exact moment will come, but you describe a sad situation in which the cancer will take this person's life. How much time is lef ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Kamrava
15 years experience Radiation Oncology
Yes: Radiation can be a very effective palliative treatment. It can be used on any site in the body. Whether radiation is appropriate for any given parti ... Read More
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aasim Sehbai
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Lung cancer: No therapy, 2-3 months average. With therapy, average survival 12-15 months. Your health status, tumor subtype whether small cell or non small cell, s ... Read More
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A 76-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Yoo
Dr. Kevin Yoo answered
27 years experience Neurosurgery
It depends: If you are 76, your Dad must be late 80s or early 90s. At such an advanced age it may not be worth being so aggressive with terminal cancer that at s ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Stage IV: You and Granddad have my sympathy. Perhaps there are still things that can be done to help
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Mayo
47 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Poor: Description suggests stage 4 disease with metastatic disease in 2 additional organ systems. Despite advances in therapy for lung cancer survival ... Read More
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A 73-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jocelyn Tan
30 years experience Medical Oncology
Stage 4 lung cancer: If he is not on any treatment, not very long, measured in weeks to months. If he is already on treatment, how long depends on whether he had any respo ... Read More

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