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A 40-year-old female asked:

40 yrs, stage 4 colon cancer spread to supra clavicular & para aortic nodes. healthy & feel great, take xeloda (capecitabine). dr says prog 1 - 2 yrs. do i have hope?

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Dr. Robert Sterling
A Verified Doctoranswered
46 years experience
AlwaysAlwaysAlways!!: I have talked with a few "heroes" who went through some extreme situations.They overcame fear by sheer determination.It was always there,but they dealt with it by focusing on the next necessary thing-and the next and the next...I was speaking with THEM because they took care of business.I imagine those who did not return kept that going to just before the bitter end, when they then relaxed fully
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Last updated Jun 29, 2017

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