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A 36-year-old female asked:

If he has metastasis cancer possibly from colon would that be stage 4 and if so what is a prognosis with no treatment?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Very poor: Metastatic cancer to bone portends a fatal outcome unless it is one of those uncommon cancers that is curable with chemotherapy. However, the time frame is famously unpredictable. Local radiation to the bone lesions may help.

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Last updated Mar 6, 2017

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