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can docs explain what does 'terminal cancer' mean?

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Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes: It depend to type and stage of cancer and no response to treatment.so it means no way to save the patient
Answered on Jul 14, 2017

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