A 38-year-old female asked:
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35yr brother nsclc stage 4, doing a lot of crazy stuff, they asked the fam about sedation wht does this mean for him?stumbles &talks strangely

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Dr. Steven Guyton
45 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Concerned: In the situation you describe i would be concerned about the cancer having spread to the brain (called a metastasis). It's also possible medications that he may be on could cause some of these symptoms. A careful doctor's exam and possibly a cat scan of his head would be useful.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Sad: Concern is brain metastasis and behavioral changes see his oncologist.
Answered on Apr 21, 2013

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