U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Lawsonville, NC
A 39-year-old female asked about a 77-year-old male:

Fatherinlaw found out last wk prostate cancer in pelvic glands, bladder, stage 4. how much time does he have only took one set of hormone shots so far?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Can not tell you: It is impossible to tell you how long he will live. Every person is different and only his doctor can give him an estimate. Even then some people live long past an estimate that is given to them. It is best to help him live the rest of his life as fully as possible and not be focused on how much time he has left.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.