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Dr. David Cooke
21 years experience Thoracic Surgery
No: Although herbal and homepathic medicine may help with some of the symptoms of the disease and the treatment, there is no evidence to support a herbal ... Read More

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A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Waldman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Metastatic cancer in the hip can be treated with radiation, surgery or both. However, this will not cure cancer elsewhere in the body.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Not likely: There have been a number of scams and charlatans however for any cancer.
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It depends, though, on the type of cancer, its stage and other factors (presence of other diseases, immune system status, correctly prescribed therapy ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marco Paliotta
29 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Multidisciplinary. : Several specialties are involved with treating a patient with lung cancer. A pulmonologist, oncologist, surgeon, radiation oncologist. Hence, lung can ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reza Shirazi
19 years experience Radiation Oncology
Yes: Radiation will cause some local scarring/collateral damage to the healthy lung adjacent to the lung cancer is trying to treat. This unfortunately tran ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Kamrava
15 years experience Radiation Oncology
A lot: The updated long term results of rtog 9410 were published in 2011 in the journal of the national cancer institute. This study examined different regi ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Carter
39 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Reasonable: Surgical resection is the best option for lung cancer cure, if the cancer can be removed in its entirety. The amount of lung to be resected depends on ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Infrequently: Possible but close to rare. May alleviate, suppress, prolong life, but rarely curative, , .
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
24 years experience Wound care
Proven vs unproven: By definition, "alternative" is different than modern western medicine. Generally any drug, herb, treatment, or procedure that stands up to rigorous ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Test: This is like the pap smear that check women for cancer of the cervix in that the pathologists looks for malignant cells in the washings obtained from ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
It's not: NO cancer will go away simply because the person stopped smoking. It still requires chemotherapy, radiation and/or surgery, and sometimes all 3. How ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
32 years experience Radiation Oncology
Yes: Radiation is used in curing lung cancer. Its used in varying combinations with surger and chemotherapy to find the best treatment for each stage and ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
39 years experience General Practice
16% 5yr survival: The life expectancy of people with lung cancer is dependent on several factors which includes the type of lung cancer, stage of disease, race and gend ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frances Ilozue
24 years experience Family Medicine
Yes, but - - - -: Will likely be only palliative since the prognosis is usually poor for advanced cancer. Seek consultation with an Oncologist preferably in a Cancer tr ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hung Khong
26 years experience Medical Oncology
No: There is no evidence that coffee is bad for lung cancer patients. However, please bear in mind that coffee is a natural diuretic (make people urinate ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reza Shirazi
19 years experience Radiation Oncology
Yes: Radiation needs to be in very high doses, which is called radiosurgery, or stereotactic body radiotherapy (sbrt). Cyberknife sbrt for primary lung can ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: You can not. It would take a team of doctors with special training in surgery, oncology and radiation oncology to address this issue. For good health ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
34 years experience Medical Oncology
Not sure ? you mean: ...But garlic will neither make lung cancer spread (metastasize) nor treat metastatic lung cancer.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rada Ivanov
30 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Chemo/radiation: Chemotherapy mostly, +/- radiation if the tumor is bulky and causing any local problems or a lot of pain. Prognosis is not good. Depending on the age, ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Loki Skylizard
19 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Potentially: Treatment and/or cure depends largely on stage and associated treatments at a given stage. For best results, lung cancer should be treated by a multi- ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
36 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Maybe: Radiation for stage 4 lung cancer is most commonly used to treat the symptoms of cancer (such as pain), rather than to increase survival. Though one ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Noga
33 years experience Medical Oncology
No: Pneumocystis is an infectious organism. It can only be treated with specific antibiotics. On the other hand, radiation can weaken the immune system an ... Read More
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