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What is the prognosis of adenocarcinoma?

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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
Depends on stage: Depends on several factors. One of them is stage, which basically describes if the cancer is local or how far its spread. Also the primary source of the cancer (pancreas vs lung for example) also leads to different prognosis.
Last updated Nov 27, 2014

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