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A 37-year-old member asked:

Why do people become upset when i say if i get colon cancer im most likely going to refuse treatment?

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Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
Medical Oncology 36 years experience
Unwise: If you ever get colon cancer in an early stage and refuse treatment, you would be choosing to die of a curable illness. It is certainly your choice but probably not a wise decision.
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