A 35-year-old member asked:
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i'm curious what could happen when one has colon cancer and it metastasizes?

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Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Metastatic colon ca: There are multiple therapy options available for the treatment of metastatic colon cancer. Patient with metastatic colon cancer should see cancer specialist to discuss chemotherapy.
Answered on Oct 23, 2018

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