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A 45-year-old member asked:

How long can cancer in the bone take to spread?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 53 years experience
It depends: It depends on the type of bone cancer.
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A 34-year-old member asked:

How long will I live when the cancer has spread to the bone?

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Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology 29 years experience
It can vary.: This depends on the kind of cancer you have. In some, like prostate cancer, or lung cancer, it can be a bad sign, with long term survival highly unlikely. But others, like some sarcomas, can have a high long term suvival, or even a cure (some soft tissue sarcomas).
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