A 40-year-old female asked:
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mum has lung cancer tumor no change in size and her weight as gone down to 6 stone from 8 stone in 3 mth is this refactory cachexia?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Probably: Unintended weight loss of the magnitude your described is not a good sign. Please consult this site for more information on this topic. Wish you and your mom, good health.
Answered on Jul 24, 2016
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