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Female, 47, stomach cancer to liver.she lost about 5-7 kg, vomited lately(the last 6 mounths)is it curable or not?if not how long is she going to live?

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Dr. Stephen Jarrard
General Surgery 22 years experience
I'm sorry: It is not considered curable at this point but can be managed to try and maximize quality of life. Time left depends on many factors. If you can, seeing an oncologist will help clarify the issues. Consider a hospice service, if available as this can benefit the patient greatly, and help the entire family.

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