A 31-year-old member asked:
Can a relapsed cancer be cured?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Medical Oncology 35 years experience
Yes you can: But it depends on the kind of cancer, how spread it is, and how healthy otherwise is the patient. This is an individual, case by case situation. All the best.
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Can cancer be cured?
2 doctor answers • 16 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Yes and no: Cure for cancer depends on the type of cancer, how early it was found, whether or not it has spread to other parts of the body, how early treatment is started, the type of treatments available, how aggressive the tumor is, the skill of the treating physician (oncologist, surgeon, etc.), and the overall health of the patient being treated. Discuss these with your doctor.
6.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Aug 19, 2013
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