A 57-year-old female asked:
what is the life expectancy of a 68 years old healthy person if nsc metastasized lung cancer has spread to brains and pelvic? gamma knife and radiation already used, now chemotherapy.
3 doctor answers
Dr. Addagada Rao answered
55 years experience General Surgery
Not mutch: Unfortunately not much , some respond to chemotherapy, with satisfactory palliation.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
Dr. Rada Ivanov answered
30 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Not good: 6 months at the most. Give or take. Get affairs in order, hospice is a good option if available. Sorry and good luck!
Answered on Oct 4, 2016
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