A 42-year-old member asked:
Cancer: is this a good cure for cancer?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
Yes!: It depends on which type of cancer: the cure is definitely there but not in everyone's case. Overall 65% of all cancers are curable at present time. If youc atch it early the cure rates are 80-90%.
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Can cancer be cured?
2 doctor answers • 16 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Yes and no: Cure for cancer depends on the type of cancer, how early it was found, whether or not it has spread to other parts of the body, how early treatment is started, the type of treatments available, how aggressive the tumor is, the skill of the treating physician (oncologist, surgeon, etc.), and the overall health of the patient being treated. Discuss these with your doctor.
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Last updated Mar 7, 2013
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