A 23-year-old female asked about a 45-year-old female:
Mom had breast cancer in 2006 & in 2009 metastasis to lung, brain&eye happened. on 2012 tumor spread to bones and liver.now she can't move easily&tired?
1 doctor answer • 5 doctors weighed in
Surgical Oncology 20 years experience
Fatigue: I would suggest getting in touch with a palliative care specialist. Your mom may benefit from optimizing her medications and improving her symptom and pain control. They can also help give advice for your social situation in helping taking care of her. She may benefit from inpatient or outpatient hospice.
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Last updated Apr 21, 2020
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