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Can be: Some very rare types that are. Most are not. Probably best to discuss with your gp who can then take a full family history and if concerns can refer ... Read More
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Generally no: Angiosarcoma is an extremely rare form of cancer.A rare subtype of this cancer is hereditary.Therefore the answer to your question is almost certainly ... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Tumors can: Go to the lung substance, or to the lining of the chest cavity. As the tumor expands or fluid accumulates, it crowds out the abilty of the lung to do ... Read More
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: I am sorry, but new metastasis means there are more lesions. Please discuss the treatment plan with your oncologist. A PET scan can provide additional ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Winans
28 years experience Radiology
Palliative care only: With a widespread metastasis, it is unlikely chemotherapy, radiation therapy, or surgery will be of much help. Supportive care is likely the only opt ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Winans
28 years experience Radiology
Not much: With stage 4 widespread metastatic cancer, there is not much help from chemotherapy, radiation therapy or surgery. Supportive care is about your onl ... Read More
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A 66-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Sorry to hear this: Suspect there is involvement of skull and brain, and indeed may be presence of carcinomatous meningitis. This is a difficult development and hopefull ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Hollis
48 years experience LASIK Surgery
Metastatic cancer: Nodules in the lungs possibly representing metastatic spread of liver cancer.
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Dr. Haresh Jhangiani
33 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Not enough: Need to assess for Kras and Nras mutation IF she is wild type she should receive FOLFIRI and Erbitux If she has mutation the treatment of choice FOL ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Cullington
27 years experience Plastic Surgery
Metastatic melons a: The survival rate is very poor and side effects are many life span is measured in months and cure is almost non existent.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Kamrava
16 years experience Radiation Oncology
Yes: It is possible for a lesion in the lungs to spread to the bones without affecting the rest of the lungs.
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